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associate director

Corporate Governance

unelected director attending board meetings a director who attends board meetings, but has not been elected by the stockholders

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Definitions of ’associate director’ and meaning of ’associate director’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’associate director’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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