In the time between the sessions of the General Assembly the Executive Board will be the Network’s highest authority.
The Executive Board is composed by 22 members, 11 for each country. The Executive Board implements the strategic guidelines approved by the General Assembly.
In particular, it shall be within the competence of the Executive Board to:
The Chairperson of the SERN Executive Board is the legal representative of the organisation, it has the responsibility to lead the General Assembly, when in Session, and to oversee the activities of the Secretariat of the Network. It is elected for a two-year mandate. The chair and vice-chair compose the Presidium, which meets in case of urgent decisions need to be taken between the Board meetings.
In the past, the role of Chair of the Board has been covered by the following persons:
Currently the Chair of the SERN Executive Board is Gert-Inge Andersson, (City of Trollhättan), who has been appointed in June 2021. The Vice Chairperson is Lubiano Montaguti, representing the Municipality of Meldola.