The Secretary General is a natural person who has been selected by the board of directors for a term of two two-year durationss and has the powers and duties set forth in CODAC Rules, including the followings:
- making all necessary coordination between the Parties and the Tribunal,
- providing the secretariat affairs of the Tribunal,
- the conducting of the administrative affairs of the Tribunal,
- being responsiveness to the Parties and leading them in advancing their arbitration administration.
The Secretary General may, at the request of the Tribunal or on its own discretion, or in the event of the dismissal, in case, by the Supreme Appointing Authority, to select and appoint temporary Secretary or other persons, including the office staff, clerk or the expert, in order to advance and facilitate the administrative affairs of the Tribunal, all acting under the authority of a the Secretary General or a person appointed by him.