English translation: chief financial officer

15:25 Dec 3, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Vorstandsbereich
In a text on German accounting principles:
Sie gilt für alle Gesellschaften und Standorte der V&B-Gruppe soweit dies nicht im Einzelfall ausdrücklich abweichend mit dem Vorstandsbereich Finanzen abgestimmt ist
David Rumsey
Local time: 22:37
English translation:chief financial officer
if you are looking for a more US approach then try CFO (close relative to CEO etc.)
Yours Mike Harold
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nachief financial officer
nadirector's area of responsibility
Randi Stenstrop
Ulrike Lieder (X)



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directorate [of] finance / finance directorate / finance department

Directorate General Finance and Administration, Finance
and Administration Department, Tel:699 ...

Poole Hospital NHS Trust. Finance & Information Directorate.
Director of Finance : Ben Lloyd ...


Vorstandsbereich was also the subject of an earlier ProZ query. See

Ulrike Lieder (X)
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51 mins
director's area of responsibility

... in this case: the Group Finance Director's area of responsibility, which is Group Finance. However, it is best left out in a translation of this sentence: "...approved by Group Finance".

    Reference: http://www.telekom.de/untern/inv_relations/kurzprofil/manage...
Randi Stenstrop
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chief financial officer

if you are looking for a more US approach then try CFO (close relative to CEO etc.)
Yours Mike Harold

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