chief executive officer

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chief executive officer (CEO, C.E.O.)

the most senior official of an organization or institution.

chief executive

The lead accountable officer in a particular NHS (UK) organisation, often understood to be the principle at a hospital trust.
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T's witness had arrived at his estimate of H's maximum reasonable compensation in part by aggregating the salaries that T would have had to pay to hire four people each to wear one of H's "hats," as (CEO), chief manufacturing executive, chief R&D officer and chief sales and marketing executive.
Blocker's 28 year career, he has held many client service and management positions including Account Executive, Chief Marketing Officer, and Chairman.
The Caldwell Partners focuses, in particular, on recruiting "C-class" executives (chief executive, chief financial, chief information officers, as well as other senior executives).

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