Katja Tautscher has been appointed as Senior Vice President Legal and Compliance as well as Human Resources, at Borealis.
Katja Tautscher has been appointed as Member of the Executive Committee in addition to her running role as Chief Legal and Procurement Officer at Borealis AG.
At the beginning of her career, Tautscher joined Wolf Theiss in 2000, when she spent six and a half years and reached the position of Partner. From 2007 to 2008, she was European Legal Counsel at Scientific Games. Tautscher then moved to Borealis. At first, she was General Counsel at Borealis in Vienna. She has been the company’s Member of Supervisory Board in Linz, since 2010. In 2014, she was appointed as Chief Legal and Procurement Officer at the company and, in addition to that role, became a Member of the Executive Committee at Borealis in 2020. Parallel to her career at Borealis, she has been a Member of the Audit Committee since 2009 and Board Member since 2013 at Borogue, a joint venture between Borealis and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company.
Tatscher was interviewed by CEE Legal Matters in 2014 as part of its Inside Insight series. The interview can be found here.