The responsibility of the chief executive officer is to align the company, internally and externally, with their strategic vision. The core duty of a CEO is to facilitate business outside of the company while guiding employees and other executive officers towards a central objective. The size and sector of the company will dictate the secondary responsibilities.
- The employed head of a FTSE quoted company.
- The employed leader of a Regional Council. For Ceredigion, this is Bronwen Morgan
- The employed most senior executive director of a national or international charity. In the case of the Citizens Advice Bureau this is now Gillian Guy.
- no doubt there are other cases where the title is most appropriate.