Meaning of “controlling shareholder” in the English Dictionary

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"controlling shareholder" in Business English

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controlling shareholdernoun [ C ]

uk us also controlling stockholder FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

a shareholder who owns enough shares in a company to control its management:

With 30% of the equity and 65% of the voting rights, they have become the corporation’s new controlling shareholder.

(Definition of “controlling shareholder” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)