Definition of Corp Dev

A team at a company in charge of evaluating strategic opportunities like buying other companies.

Example: The CEO asked the corp dev team to evaluate buying a startup. The CEO wanted to enter a new market and thought the startup's team had valuable domain expertise.

Variations: corporate development, corporate strategy


Usage of "Corp Dev" by Country

Business English is used in many different countries around the world. Some of the words and phrases listed on this site will be understood everywhere Business English is used, but some words and phrases are only used in specific countries. The map below shows where "Corp Dev" is most commonly used.

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Jargonism is a Business English dictionary. You can learn about words and phrases that are commonly used in the workplace like Circle Back, Thought Leader, and Offsite. We also have a Word of the Day, which is a daily Business English vocabulary word that is commonly used in the workplace.

On this site, we also have templates on how to communicate effectively at work, such as requesting PTO, declining a promotion, and taking a sick day.

Word of the Day

Date: 09/25/2021

Word: Close It Out

Definition: To mark something as completed.

Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.