After studying business administration in Berlin, Katja Bäuerle joined the casting department of UFA Serial Drama in 2004. After several other positions as assistant and junior producer in the producer departments of serial productions in Berlin and Cologne, she returned to the Babelsberg headquarters in 2009 and worked for many years in serial development as well as for the management of Serial Drama in strategy and management development and as project manager for cross-company corporate issues. In 2016 Katja took over her own serial projects as producer.
Since October 2019, she has been Creative Responsibility Manager at UFA and also oversees the internal training programme for employees, the UFA Academy. Katja is also a founding member of the UFA GreenTeam.