Top Product Management Executive directs and oversees all aspects of product life cycle management that meet market and user requirements and that facilitate rapid development and implementation of new products and enhancements. Responsible for understanding market demands, technology trends, and the competitive field. Being a Top Product Management Executive manages the strategic product roadmap, product development, product launch, and product marketing. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Top Product Management Executive typically reports to top management. The Top Product Management Executive manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head.