Board Of Directors

Katja Tautscher


Ms. Tautscher has been a director since February 2021.  She is the Chief Legal and Compliance Officer of Borealis AG, one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. Prior to her current role, Ms. Tautscher served as Chief Legal and Procurement Officer to the Borealis Group, where she, next to her responsibilities to oversee all legal activities of the group, was also accountable for the cost efficient sourcing of all technical goods and services, raw materials and business services for the entire group. Prior to joining Borealis AG in 2008, Ms. Tautscher worked as Assistant General Counsel to Scientific Games Inc, a global leader in the gaming and lottery industries from 2006. In this capacity she conducted EU gaming regulatory work and was supervising UK legal operations. Before that, Ms. Tautscher worked as an associate and partner in Austrian and European magic circle law firms focusing on regulatory topics, including gaming and betting laws as well as competition and antitrust matters.

In addition, Ms. Tautscher serves as director of Borouge Pte, a privately held Singapore-based joint venture between Borealis AG and ADNOC, as Chairwoman of Borealis’ insurance captive, Borealis Insurance AS, as well as supervisory board member of Borealis Agrolinz Melamine GmbH. She is a member of the audit committee of Borouge ADP, Abu Dhabi, and Borouge Pte, Singapore.

Ms. Tautscher has a legal degree from the University of Vienna, Austria, and holds an LL.M. from London School of Economics and an M.B.A from INSEAD. She is admitted to the bar of Austria and is a solicitor of England and Wales.