In the private sector, People who are (or might be) affected by any action taken by an organization or group. Examples are parents, children, customers, owners, employees, associates, partners, contractors, suppliers, people that are related or located near by. Any group or individual who can affect or who is affected by achievement of a group's objectives.
People who will be affected by an endeavor and can influence it but who are not directly involved with doing the work.
A narrow mapping of stakeholders a company's might identify the following stakeholders: