non-executive

non-executive ˌnon-exˈecutive adjective [only before a noun]
someone who has a non-executive role is not involved in the daily management of a company or other organization but attends board meetings and gives advice:

• He will continue as a non-executive member of the board.

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non-executive UK US (also nonexecutive) noun [C] also INFORMAL non-exec) MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE
a member of a company's board of directors who is not one of the company's managers: »

Many non-executives believe they should have the last word on a company's mergers.

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The days of the non-exec coming in for a monthly meeting, with a good lunch and a game of golf, are long gone.

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non-executive UK US (also nonexecutive) adjective [before noun] also INFORMAL non-exec) MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE
relating to a non-executive: »

Baker is to be non-executive chairman at Medeva.

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a non-executive role/board seat/post


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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