Meaning of “front office” in the English Dictionary


"front office" in Business English

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front officenoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk us

WORKPLACE the part of a company, bank, etc. that deals directly with customers:

Between the front office where deals are struck and the back office where deals are settled, new jobs are being created.
Some former athletes stay in sports, coaching, managing, scouting, or in the front office.

(Definition of “front office” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)