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17:11 Mar 9, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Accounting
German term or phrase: (Vorsitzender) Kaufmann
Prof. Dr. Klaus Steffens (Vorsitzender) KaufmannAufsichtsratsmitglied der MTU Aero Engines Holding AGBeiratsmitglied der Tyczak Totalgaz GmbH
Kathy Gingras
Local time: 17:22

Summary of answers provided
3 +2(Chairman) Merchant



2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
(Chairman) Merchant

so Prof. Steffens is the Chairman of the Supervisory Board, and he is a merchant or whatever or a manager, and he is also Member of the S.B. of, that's what it means

Note added at 5 mins (2008-03-09 17:17:10 GMT)

he is not an economist but an engineer according to his CV on the Internet, so maybe just businessman

Local time: 22:22
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 70
Notes to answerer
Asker: NO businessman


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  RobinB: with "businessman", not with "merchant" (here)
1 hr
  -> Thanks Robin, businessman is certainly the better choice

agree  babli: agree
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