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English definition of “company secretary”

company secretary

noun [C]
 
 
( US also corporate secretary)
MANAGEMENT, LAW one of the managers at the highest level of a company, who is responsible for making sure that the company is managed correctly and according to the law: A company secretary may sign official documents on behalf of the company, which are then legally binding.
(Definition of company secretary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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