Definition of intrapreneur in English:


Line breaks: intra|pre¦neur
Pronunciation: /ˌɪntrəprəˈnəː


  • A manager within a company who promotes innovative product development and marketing.
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    • The power in Tokyo rests with the restless, the young people of the streets creating art and music, and intrapreneurs developing new consumer products and services.
    • There is the public sector and intrapreneurs within private companies.
    • Can they use these managers to replace intrapreneurs who have departed, or will the CEOs have to continue raiding for scarce talent?


1970s (originally US): from intra- 'within' + a shortened form of entrepreneur.

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