The IFCC Board of Directors established IFCC Secretariat to carry out IFCC’s day-to-day activities. The IFCC Secretariat is led by the IFCC Executive Director who is responsible to the IFCC Board of Directors. The IFCC Executive Director can be appointed and be terminated at any time by the Board of Directors. By taking into account the direction of IFCC Board of Directors, the IFCC Executive Director can appoint division staff at the Secretariat by issuing a decree of the Secretariat. Further provisions regarding the IFCC Secretariat including those concerning the work areas of the Secretariat are stipulated by a decree of the IFCC Board of Directors. Information about the definition of Secretariat is sourced from the Article 21 of IFCC Bylaw.