Joerg HankenPartner at OPTRAVIS
Jörg Hanken joined Optravis as well as the German Tax Practice Group in Baker McKenzie's Munich office as a senior partner in March 2022. He has 24 years of experience in international taxation and transfer pricing combined with extensive operational implementation and transfer pricing automation knowledge. Jörg solved tax, transfer pricing and technology challenges as a Big4 Transfer Pricing Partner, Global TP Technology Leader and German Digital Services Tax & Legal Leader, as well as Central European Head of Tax at Ingram Micro. He has trained over 600 controllers in intense transfer pricing seminars at the Controller Academy. Jörg is a lecturer at universities and a regular speaker on global and German conferences. He is an editor and co-author of the 3rd edition “Transfer Pricing - Practical Guide for Controllers and Tax Experts” (German language, December 2020) and one of the "Leading Tax Controversy Experts" (International Tax Review). Jörg supports global clients on a broad range of cross-border matters, including complex planning, restructuring and dispute avoidance as well as dispute resolution cases. He also assists clients in automating operational transfer pricing processes, taking into account important aspects of business steering as well as tax compliance requirements. Jörg serves family owned, mid-size and stock listed clients from all industries. He is passionate about the innovative development of planning and defense solutions, which requires creativity, number-crunching skills and tenacity.