The secretary assists Hreidmar, who manages the company. The secretary ensures that the director is not overburdened by paperwork, and also helps to manage smaller affairs such as greeting traders and shooing adventurers out of the company's office.
Unlike the other secretaries, the Red Axe secretary will not allow players to join the company and will not assign minitasks either. This is due to the company's low opinion of humans.
Before the dwarves were updated, the Red Axe Secretary looked identical to Brendt.