The interim head of the Court’s administration manages the General Secretariat. The heads of the five departments and the staff units report to him. The Executive Secretary ad interim is also responsible for coordinating administrative tasks with the other federal courts and with the federal administration.
In his function as Executive Secretary of the Plenary Court, the Presidents’ Conference and the Administrative Commission, the Executive Secretary ad interim attends the meetings of the governing bodies in an advisory capacity. He is responsible for preparing their business and implementing their decisions. Together with the President of the Court, he represents the business of the governing bodies before the supervisory and oversight bodies.