Responsible for: Aerospace, Plastics Europe and Technical Services
Studied business administration (graduated as Diplom-Kaufmann)
Mr. Hoss joined the Thyssen Group (Thyssen Schulte) in 1995, starting in the marketing department. He passed through several group companies during his career, serving as Chief Executive Officer of Thyssen Magnettechnik and Thyssen Edelstahl Service, as well as Head of the Stainless Steel Service Center, Logistics Service Center and Product Management Stainless Steel of thyssenkrupp Materials Europe before being promoted to Chairman of the Management Board of thyssenkrupp Schulte in 2008, reporting to the CEO of thyssenkrupp Materials Services GmbH.
In October 2011, Mr. Hoss moved to North America, first as President and Chief Operating Officer of thyssenkrupp Materials NA. In April 2012, Mr. Hoss also assumed the additional position of Chief Executive Officer of thyssenkrupp Materials NA. He was also Representative of the business area Materials Services in North America.
Effective July 1, 2014 Hans-Josef Hoss was appointed member of the Materials Services business area management team and member of the Executive Board of thyssenkrupp Materials Services GmbH.