Entry from British & World English dictionary
The purchase of a controlling share in a company by its executive directors and/or managers: it is letting the company go in a management buyout backed by a private investment group
More example sentences
- The only possibility of a boost for the shares, in the short term, is a management buyout or a takeover.
- On that basis, the management buyout of Aer Lingus is likely to go ahead.
- After a successful management buyout, Mrs Warsi began diversifying into Thai, Malaysian, Chinese and American food.
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