Lawrence Quintano, the Maltese Management Board member, and Verica Trstenjak, the Slovenian Management Board member were elected as new Executive Board members. The newly-configured Executive Board then met later that day.
The Executive Board assists the Management Board in its decision making. It also includes the Management Board Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson, as well as one European Commission representative. The Council of Europe Management Board representative may also participate in Executive Board meetings.