Incumbent

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Incumbent

Any officer in a company, especially a large corporation. Incumbents include the CEO, managing director, and members of the board of directors. Corporations usually must provide an incumbency certificate, which lists the names and positions of the corporation's officers, on demand of any member of the public.
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It is incumbant upon us as finance professionals to recognize the problems in our industry and to individually and collectively take prudent action which, prospectively, will keep them from reoccurring.
Bush, once seen as an unbeatable incumbant, had provided the weaponry for the Democrats to mount a challenge.
The oil prices fell in the international market in early eighties, causing a decrease in oil revenues, making incumbant upon the host countries to slash down their developmental out-lays, causing a setback to the overseas workers.
Peabody Group requires the provision of a comprehensive document retrieval and off-site storage service of its current and historical records in the form of paper documents and media tapes; where applicable, transfer current holdings from incumbant supplier to new premises; retrieval services, in particular express retrieval services; a document destruction service to match Peabody~s retention schedule; the scanning of archived documents digitisation; and ancillary services related to document management as and when required, e.
The UK's largest housing association has announced the appointment of its new chief executive officer following the retirement of the incumbant after 15 years at the helm.