Executive Management

Definition(s)


Executive Management

Person or group of people who have delegated responsibility from the governing body for implementation of strategies and policies to accomplish the purpose of the organization

Note 1 to entry: Executive management is sometimes called top management and can include Chief Executive

Officers, Chief Financial Officers, Chief Information Officers, and similar roles.

Source: ISO/IEC 27000:2014, Information technology — Security techniques — Information security management systems — Overview and vocabulary, Third Edition, January 2014. Global Standards