Corporate Titles & their Abbreviations (CEO CFO CTO COO etc)


What is Corporate Titles or Job Titles?

Generally, in a company, the top level executives / senior managers including Directors are known or referred to by a short corporate title, which signifies their respective functional designations.

One of such corporate titles is quite popular in corporate world, i.e. CEO, which you must be well aware of, while many other corporate titles are not that popular and used mostly in large scale companies or in startups.

Creative New Titles

In this new age world of constant innovations and creativity, many startups and even other organisations are coming out with their own sophisticated titles which aren't in use in other companies at all.

List of Corporate Titles

The list of such corporate titles, job titles & abbreviations for job designations is really too long. Hereunder, we have mentioned some of the popular 

If you would like to add any additional title to the below list, mention it in the comment section.

Abbreviation

(Short Forms)

Designations & Titles

(Full Forms)

CAE

Chief Audit Executive

CAO

Chief Accounting Officer

CAO

Chief Administrative Officer

CAO

Chief Analytics Officer

CBDO

Chief Business Development Officer

CBO

Chief Brand Officer

CCO

Chief Compliance Officer

CCO

Chief Commercial officer

CCO

Chief Communications officer

CCO

Chief Content Officer

CCO

Chief Creative Officer

CDO

Chief Diversity Officer

CDO

Chief Design Officer

CDO

Chief Data Officer

CEO / CXO

Chief Executive Officer

CFO

Chief Financial Officer

CHRO

Chief Human Resources Officer

CIO

Chief Information Officer

CIO

Chief Investments Officer

CIO

Chief Innovation Officer

CISO

Chief Information Security Officer

CLO

Chief Legal Officer

CMD

Chairman and Managing Director

CMO

Chief Marketing Officer

CNO

Chief Networking Officer

COO

Chief Operating Officer

CRO

Chief Risk Officer 

CRO

Chief Revenue Officer

CRO

Chief Relationship Officer

CSO

Chief Sales Officer

CSO

Chief Security Officer

CSO

Chief Strategy Officer

CTO

Chief Technology Officer

ED

Executive Director

MD

Managing Director

SVP

Senior Vice President