external stakeholder

Definition

Individuals and organizations that are affected by the financial well-being of a company, who are not directly a part of that company. External stakeholders of a business may include shareholders, customers, suppliers, political connections, and other businesses in the same or similar industries.

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You may want to try and be an external stakeholder if you think you can make a lot of money in that way.

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He was an external stakeholder and I thought it was a really cool thing and something that would help him in the future.

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My boss was very clear on the earnings conference call that he takes into account the opinions and concerns of the external stakeholder in making decisions.

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