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The chairman of trustees was supportive of the proposal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The board of trustees approached him and asked where it had gone. The Sun (2016)He is on a board of trustees that hires the palace out to help with running and repair costs. The Sun (2016)I've spoken to thousands of company chairmen and chief executives over the course of a career, but barely a single trustee chairman. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The donor appoints trustees who can decide when the assets are distributed to the beneficiaries. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Trustees need to hold their managers accountable for poorly performing investments. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Parents can appoint themselves as trustees for extra peace of mind. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It therefore makes sense to appoint an independent trustee. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The land is conveyed to trustees who will hold the property for the minor until a certain age. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to be absolutely certain that not only the head of the organisation but the board of trustees are unimpeachable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)While this takes place, trustees remain in control of the scheme and payments. Times, Sunday Times (2008)After retirement he was chairman of the trustees supervising the definitive edition of the music of Berlioz. Times, Sunday Times (2013)People become charity trustees for myriad reasons, often wanting to give something back to society. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In other cases, the request comes from a bankruptcy trustee. Christianity Today (2000)As its name suggests, a discretionary will trust gives the trustees complete control over when the beneficiaries inherit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This was a very generous offer but when offered such a gift, our board of trustees considers it against strict acquisition criteria. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She was an appeal trustee and member of the art and architecture committee of Westminster Cathedral. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He said: 'We would recommend that charity boards and trustees are transparent. Times, Sunday Times (2015)After a meeting with trustees, the company said that it was not expecting any increase in fund contributions in the coming years.. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To ensure that the bank's loan book is removed from the national balance sheet, the golden share will be controlled by independent trustees. Times, Sunday Times (2016)

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Translations for 'trustee'

British English: trustee NOUN
A trustee is someone with legal control of money or property that is kept or invested for another person, company, or organization.
The trustees of your pension fund decide which fund manager will invest some or all of your future income.

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