Borealis is a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers.

With headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Borealis currently employs around 6,500 and operates in over 120 countries. It generated EUR 7.7 billion in sales revenue and a net profit of EUR 988 million in 2015. The International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) of Abu Dhabi owns 64% of the company, with the remaining 36% belonging to OMV, an international, integrated oil and gas company based in Vienna. Borealis provides services and products to customers around the world in collaboration with Borouge, a joint venture with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).

Company Growth (employees)
Wien, AT
Size (employees)
2,801 (est)
Borealis was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Wien, AT

Key People at Borealis

Mark Tonkens

Mark Tonkens

Chief Financial Officer
Mark Garrett

Mark Garrett

Chief Executive
Alfred Stern

Alfred Stern

Executive Vice President Polyolefins and Innovation & Technology
Markku Korvenranta

Markku Korvenranta

Executive Vice President Base Chemicals
Martijn Van Koten

Martijn Van Koten

Executive Vice President Operations

Borealis Office Locations

Borealis has an office in Wien
Wien, AT (HQ)
17 Wagramer Str.

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Borealis News and Updates

HS1 owners consider sale after receiving offers

Deal by Canada’s Borealis and Ontario Teachers is unlikely to affect day-to-day services on the high-speed lineThe pension funds that own the company running Britain’s only high-speed railway, HS1, are considering a sale after receiving a number of offers.The Canadian investors, Borealis and Ontario…

This awe-inspiring 4k video of the Northern Lights is the perfect start to the weekend

Tune in, and zone out. This captivating glimpse of the Aurora Borealis — aka the Northern Lights — is the perfect start to your weekend. Shot by the talented filmmakers at ‘More than Just Parks,’ the time-lapse video captures the majestic display over Minnesota’s Voyageurs National Park in stunning …

Iceland: northern lights replace street lights in Reykjavik

Authorities turned off lights in the capital for an hour to ‘maximise the darkness’ and allow residents a better view of the beautiful aurora borealisStreet lighting in Reykjavik has been switched off for an hour to give residents of the Icelandic capital a better view of the aurora borealis.Most pa…

Photos: Reykjavik turned off their street lamps so people could watch the Northern Lights

Leave it to the Icelandic to know how to watch Aurora Borealis the right way. As the Northern Lights were due to illuminate the night…

See Alaska's captivating Northern Lights on this Fairbanks tour

If you like light shows, you’ll love this tour to see Alaska’s aurora borealis, the dancing lights that draw visitors and residents alike into the cold night air every winter. The six-night Fairbanks, Alaska, tour will focus on the northern lights, which are particularly easy to spot in Fairbank…

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