General Secretariat

General Secretariat

Anders Vredin

The General Secretariat (STA) is responsible for several of the Riksbank’s support and coordination processes. These include administrative and legal support to the Executive Board and the General Council, coordination of external and internal information and coordination and follow-up of the Bank's activities, as well as coordination, support and control of risk and continuity issues.

In addition, the General Secretariat is responsible for overall coordination of the Riksbank's activities, as well as for some interdepartmental development projects such as the development of the e-krona pilot.


Anders Vredin is Head of the department.

The department consists of five divisions:

  • Communications division
  • E-krona pilot division
  • Executive Board Secretariat
  • Risk division
  • Legal Secretariat