chief operating officer definition

  • noun:
    • A corporate officer of a corporation, organization, or company, accountable for carrying out choices of the chief executive officer (CEO) based on their particular determined schedule; often initialised as COO.
    • the organization government in charge of the operations associated with the firm; reports to a board of administrators; may appoint other managers (including a president)

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