Definitions of comptroller

n someone who maintains and audits business accounts

accountant, controller
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a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organization
bean counter
an accountant or bureaucrat who is believed to place undue emphasis on the control of expenditures
someone who records the transactions of a business
CPA, certified public accountant
an accountant who has passed certain examinations and met all other statutory and licensing requirements of a United States state to be certified by that state
chartered accountant
a British or Canadian accountant who is a member of a professional body that has a royal charter
cost accountant
a specialist in the systematic recording and analysis of the costs incident to production
internal auditor
an auditor who is an employee of the company whose records are audited and who provides information to the management and board of directors
Type of:
bourgeois, businessperson
a capitalist who engages in industrial commercial enterprise

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