chief executive Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"chief executive" in British English

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chief executivenoun [C usually singular]

uk   us  
the ​person with the most ​importantposition in a ​company or ​organization: She's the ​chiefexecutive of one of the country's ​largestcharities.
(Definition of chief executive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chief executive" in Business English

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chief executivenoun [C]

uk   us   UK
WORKPLACE →  chief executive officer
(Definition of chief executive from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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