Is being the member of the Executive Committee the same as CEO?

because Johnson & Johnson only has 1 CEO

the rest are listed as members of the executive committee..

are they the same.. or is it just a bit different

2 Answers

  • 10 years ago
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    CEO is Chief Executive Officer

    Executive committee typically report to the CEO and have different titles such as

    Vice President and or Directors.

  • 10 years ago

    The are not the same - except for the CEO who has day to day control over the operation of the company, the Board members usually meet quarterly only and vote on matters that need executive board approval. Board members are usually people who have a lot of executive position experience (probably CEOs of other companies/retired).

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