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English translation: (managing or executive) director

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Dutch term or phrase:directeur
English translation:(managing or executive) director
Entered by: Dave Calderhead
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15:39 Jun 23, 2005
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
Dutch term or phrase: directeur
directeur - maar dan typisch van de BTW-administratie (in België)
Karin Van Slagmolen
(managing or executive) director
Explanation:
all executive/board directors and some senior managers seem to be called 'directeur' in the lowlands.
Selected response from:

Dave Calderhead
Netherlands
Local time: 14:00
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4 +4(managing or executive) director
Dave Calderhead


  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
(managing or executive) director


Explanation:
all executive/board directors and some senior managers seem to be called 'directeur' in the lowlands.

Dave Calderhead
Netherlands
Local time: 14:00
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 126

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tina Vonhof: If not a board member, it can also be 'Head' (of the XXX department).
6 mins
  -> Thanks, Tina.

agree  writeaway: it's for the BTW in Belgium. so imho manager is more than enough. or even 'head' of a section. (oops-just saw Tina's already suggested it). as usual, there is 000000 context.
13 mins
  -> Thanks.

agree  Nico Staes
43 mins
  -> Thanks, Nico.

agree  Lawyer-Linguist: with Tina and writeaway
47 mins
  -> Thanks, Deborah.

neutral  Benno Groeneveld: CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of COO (Chief Operating Officer)?
13 hrs
  -> Thanks, Benno, for your US English contribution. which may be appropriate, depending on the context ,
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