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Chair of the Board

In a publicly-traded company, the highest ranking member of the board of directors. The chair is elected by the board, presides over meetings, and acts as a liaison between management and shareholders. The chair has the responsibility to ensure that the company's policies are being properly enforced to benefit shareholders. As such, he/she guides the board in establishing general policies for the organization, including dividend policies, and hiring or firing major executives. He/she is answerable to shareholders for his/her decisions, but is, in general, the most powerful officer in the company.

chairperson

  1. a person who organizes and runs a committee, drawing up the agenda for each committee meeting, ensuring the orderly conduct of the meeting and approving the minutes or records of the meeting.
  2. a person who organizes and runs the BOARD OF DIRECTORS of a JOINT STOCK COMPANY. See DIRECTOR.
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Only through discussion with other department chairs and deans, part of the mentoring process, did the new chairperson realize that such behavior was not a new thing.
Chairperson BISP appreciated this advice and assured the Chief Minister that technical work on said resurvey has commenced and the government and parliament's political guidance on the matter was important.
Committee members could write down their scores and give them to the chairperson for tabulation, or members could switch papers with their peers, then read the scores aloud.
Once the topic has been selected the Seminar Coordinator solicits names of experts in the topic under consideration from the Chairperson, NRA President, NRA Executive Director and others in the Field of Rehabilitation (and other relevant fields) specializing in the topic under study.
Chairperson BISP also convened a meeting of all BISP Balochistan staff from all districts to instruct them to improve services for BISP beneficiary.
A top PPP source speaking to a private news channel said there is currently no representation from Balochistan at any top political or constitutional office which is why it was decided that the deputy chairperson position should go to Balochistan.
In welcoming Ms Janse Van Rensburg, Minister Brown wished her success in her new role and assured the Acting Chairperson of the Shareholder Representative s support.
The event, according to a brief statement extended to Sudan Tribune on Thursday, will reportedly unveil resolutions passed against the actions of the party chairperson Salva Kiir, also South Sudan's president.
Furthermore, HH the Amir met with board chairperson of the Investment Company Bader al-Sebaiei, board chairperson of the union of manufacturers Hussein al-Kharafi, and board chairperson of the union of real estate developers Tawfiq al-Jarrah, where they submitted altogether a unified memo to HH the Amir in which they embodied their perception of the approaches needed to push ahead the national economy.
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She added that the commission would consist of a chairperson -- a woman -- committed
The bank said that the Chinese banking regulator had approved Jiang Chaoliang as chairperson of the bank.