Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
The senior officer of a corporation. The CEO is usually appointed by the board of directors, and charged with responsibility for overseeing the operation of the company. In some corporations, the Chairman of the Board also serves as the CEO. Compare to Chief Financial Officer (CFO); Chief Operating Officer (COO).
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