Wulf Hoeflich is currently Co-founder and Partner at the law firm AKLaw in Munich. Prior to this, Mr Hoeflich was Vice President Airbus Group Technology Licensing. As part of his responsibilities, he has launched a group-wide licensing business which resulted in multiple licensing transactions, including transactions with Apple, Maserati and Mazak. In addition, Mr Hoeflich has also been Vice President of Intellectual Property at Airbus Group in Toulouse. Before joining Airbus, Mr Hoeflich spent four years as head of the patent department of General Motors Europe and AdamOpel AG. From 1997 to 2000 he was head of the patent department of Knorr-Bremse AG, Munich, and from 1990 to 1997 he was a patent professional in the patent department of MTU Motoren- und Turbinenunion GmbH, a former Daimler-Chrysler company, Munich. Mr Hoeflich qualified as a German patent attorney in 1994.