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