Definition of CFO in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsēˌefˈō/


A chief financial officer, a senior executive with responsibility for the financial affairs of a corporation or other institution.
Example sentences
  • Change at the top can be risky for CFOs.
  • To meet the demands of their role, many CFOs say they are putting in 12 - to 15-hour days at work.
  • Every large company I've worked at had a CFO who tried to take over running the IT department.

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Syllabification: CFO

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