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There are about 223,260 chief executives, of which a portion are chief sustainability officers (CSOs), employed in the United States. CSOs work for a variety of companies, including major corporations, regional and local companies, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. Chief sustainability officers are top-level executives; depending upon the structure of the organization, they may report to chief executive officers. They have at least five or more years of prior work experience in management positions on sustainability programs.

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