Changes in the SCC Board
With the new year the SCC welcomes Charlotta Falkman as the new chairperson and William McKechnie as a new member of the SCC Board.
Charlotta Falkman is a partner with Gernandt & Danielsson in Stockholm. She has a been a member of the SCC Board since 1 January 2016, and vice chairperson since 1 January 2019.
William McKechnie is Head of Legal Sweden & Senior Vice President, If insurances, Stockholm.
The SCC thanks departing board members Kaj Hobér and Inger Brattne for their service and contributions to the SCC Board.
Under the SCC Arbitration Rules, the Arbitration Institute’s board members are appointed by the Board of Directors of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.
The SCC Board convenes monthly and plays an active and central role in ensuring the efficient administration of SCC arbitral proceedings. The Board’s mandate includes the appointment of arbitrators, decisions on challenges to arbitrators, jurisdictional determinations, and procedural decisions regarding, for instance, the number of arbitrators and applicable rules.