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mandataire social

English translation: sole company representative or agent

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French term or phrase:seul mandataire social
English translation:sole company representative or agent
Entered by: Yolanda Broad
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14:27 Feb 22, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: mandataire social
Le PDG est le seul mandataire social de l'entreprise.
Buzzy
Local time: 09:42
company manager (company representative or agent)
Explanation:
I'd use: sole company representative or agent)

From Termium:

English:Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
company manager s PROPOSAL
1999-01-1
French:Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
mandataire social s CORRECT,MASC
représentant de société s CORRECT,MASC
OBS - Personne chargée d'administrer une société [...] s

I'd guess that your text really means "mandataire d'une société":

English:Contracts (Common Law)
Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
agent of a company s CORRECT
representative of a company s
EX - ... a contract relating primarily to the director's remuneration as a director or an officer, employee or agent of the company ... s
1995-05-12
French:Contracts (Common Law)
Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
mandataire d'une compagnie s CORRECT,MASC
mandataire d'une société s CORRECT,MASC
représentant d'une société s CORRECT,MASC
EX - un contrat [...] portant essentiellement sur sa rémunération en qualité d'administrateur, de dirigeant, d'employé ou de mandataire de la société [...] s
Selected response from:

Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 03:42
Grading comment
Thanks to you and the other helpers!
This confirms what I thought... it's not easy to find a decent equivalent, I suspect some political reason behind the inclusion of the term.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nasole corporate trusteeAVST
nasole authorized corporate representative
lefoque
nacompany manager (company representative or agent)
Yolanda Broad


  

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18 mins
company manager (company representative or agent)


Explanation:
I'd use: sole company representative or agent)

From Termium:

English:Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
company manager s PROPOSAL
1999-01-1
French:Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
mandataire social s CORRECT,MASC
représentant de société s CORRECT,MASC
OBS - Personne chargée d'administrer une société [...] s

I'd guess that your text really means "mandataire d'une société":

English:Contracts (Common Law)
Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
agent of a company s CORRECT
representative of a company s
EX - ... a contract relating primarily to the director's remuneration as a director or an officer, employee or agent of the company ... s
1995-05-12
French:Contracts (Common Law)
Commercial and Other Bodies (Law)
mandataire d'une compagnie s CORRECT,MASC
mandataire d'une société s CORRECT,MASC
représentant d'une société s CORRECT,MASC
EX - un contrat [...] portant essentiellement sur sa rémunération en qualité d'administrateur, de dirigeant, d'employé ou de mandataire de la société [...] s


    Reference: http://www.termium.com
Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 03:42
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1551
Grading comment
Thanks to you and the other helpers!
This confirms what I thought... it's not easy to find a decent equivalent, I suspect some political reason behind the inclusion of the term.
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5 hrs
sole authorized corporate representative


Explanation:
sole company representative is not a CEO . it is rather someone representing the company where it doesn't have much of a presence.

lefoque
United States
Local time: 03:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 209
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7 hrs
sole corporate trustee


Explanation:
Hope this helps

AVST
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