The SWWAC's Executive Committee is chaired by Bilbao Baradica (Federation des Cofradias de Vizkaia), vice-President : Antonio Cabral (ADAPI – Portugal)
who is also the Chairman of SWWAC’s General Assembly. According to the statutes, this working body is the entity that represents and manages SWWAC's interests. This body formally adopts the recommendations made by SWWAC, and decides on SWWAC's main policy directions, as regards its operation in particular.
Its members are renewed every 4 years, according to a strict ratio of distribution of seats (60% for fishing, 40% for the other interest groups