shadow director Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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Meaning of "shadow director" - Business English Dictionary

shadow director

noun [C]
 
 
MANAGEMENT
a person who controls a company but is not officially named as a director: While acting as a shadow director is not illegal, it often indicates that there may be irregularities in the person's tax return.
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