Tatjana König is member of the Executive Board of the Körber Foundation in Hamburg. She studied law at Freie Universität Berlin and Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, specializing in international and European law. She holds a postgraduate degree in mediation. Having worked in politics and for the public relations agency Scholz & Friends, she also founded her own communications company. In 2013 she took over the management of the Falling Walls Foundation in Berlin for several years.