New CEO Europe at Messer Cutting Systems

Position as solutions provider in plate preparation further strengthened

Groß-Umstadt, 2022.02.23

With effect from February 1st Jörg Mosser, who was Sales Manager Europe for Messer Cutting Systems until now, has taken over the management of Messer Cutting Systems (MCS) Groß-Umstadt and is the new CEO Europe. With this step, Messer Cutting Systems will strengthen and extend its position as market leader and solutions provider for plate processing.

Jörg Mosser takes over his new role from John Emholz, Global CEO Messer Cutting Systems, who has led the location of Groß-Umstadt and Europe internally in addition to his global tasks.

Before his time with Messer Cutting Systems, Jörg Mosser was, amongst other things, active as electrotechnical engineer in engineering and plant construction and held various commercial positions. Since 2007 Jörg Mosser has been part of the team of Messer Cutting Systems Europe. Starting in the management of subsidiaries, he has led the sales team since 2012.

“Jörg Mosser brings outstanding qualifications and experience for his future tasks: on the one hand, he has, of course, the technical and commercial competence but, even more importantly, comes his long service in the Company. He knows the team well and knows what is required”, says John Emholz. Besides leading the Groß-Umstadt site, Jörg Mosser will continue to progress the transformation of Messer Cutting Systems into a modern, customer oriented solution provider for the plate preparation branch.

Jörg Mosser is the new CEO of Messer Cutting Systems Europe. Foto: Messer Cutting Systems


Messer Cutting Systems is a global supplier of cutting edge technology. The company offers products and services for the metalworking industry which set standards world-wide. As market leader in its branch, the machine manufacturer supplies complete solutions and concentrates strategically on advising its customers and customer oriented innovation. Here, the company focusses on the digitalisation of processes and products. Messer Cutting Systems is represented with more than 800 employees in 5 main locations with production facilities and in more than 50 countries.

The product range includes oxyfuel, plasma and laser cutting systems from hand guided machines right up to special machines for shipbuilding as well as machines and equipment for oxyfuel welding, cutting, brazing, soldering and heating. Spare parts, repairs, modernisation, maintenance and service as well as environmental technology round out the product portfolio. In-house software solutions optimise production and business processes. The product range is extended by solutions from technology partners, for example in the field of automation.

An intensive dialogue with our customers has prime position – the modern training centre makes this claim clear. World-wide, Messer Cutting Systems is the partner of choice for cutting systems, oxyfuel technology and customer consultancy.