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MOBA Management Board

MOBA Management Board
MOBA Management Board

MOBA AG is a second-generation family-owned company.

In 2004, Volker Harms took over management from his father, Paul Harms.
Since 2008, MOBA Mobile Automation AG has been lead by a team, including: Volker Harms, chief executive officer, Alfons Horn, head of development, Dr. Holger Barthel, head of production and logistics, and David Shelstad, responsible manager for distribution to affiliated companies and major international customers.

Also, MOBA Mobile Automation AG comprises of subsidiaries in Dresden and Langenlonsheim. MOBA’s affiliated companies in Europe, Asia and America belong to the MOBA Group, and are managed locally by executive directors.

MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHY

Corresponding with our company philosophy, loyalty and commitment are top priority not only in cooperation with customers, but also with our staff members. In supporting our staff members, we offer the best working conditions possible - from workplace design to the compatibility of family and work balance.

Volker Harms CEO MOBA
Dipl. Kfm. Volker Harms

DIPL. KFM. VOLKER HARMS, PRESIDENT & CEO

CURRICULUM VITAE

After studying business administration, Volker Harms worked at the Allgemeine Kreditversicherung Coface AG (a credit insurance company) in Mainz. In 1993, he joined his father’s company becomming commercial executive at MOBA Dresden. In 1994, he took the role of CEO of MOBA Data GmbH. In 1999, Volker established MOBA Corporation in the US. In 2004, he took over the management of MOBA Mobile Automation AG from his father Paul Harms.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • MOBA Subsidiaries
  • HR
  • Project Management
  • Product Management
  • Sales & Service
  • Marketing & Documentation
Dr. Holger Barthel Managing Board MOBA
Dr. Holger Barthel

DR. HOLGER BARTHEL, VICE PRESIDENT MANUFACTURING & LOGISTICS

CURRICULUM VITAE

Holding a doctoral degree in industrial engineering, Dr. Barthel had been head of corporate logistics, production planning and control at the Fraunhofer Institute for manufacturing engineering and automation IPA, in Stuttgart. Previously, he worked at Robert Bosch GmbH. Dr. Barthel has been MOBA's vice president for production and logistics.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Electronics Production
  • SMD Production
  • Mechanical Production
  • Special design
  • Logistics
  • Repair
  • Test planning
Dipl. Ing. Alfons Horn Managing Board MOBA
Dipl. Ing. Alfons Horn

DIPL. ING. ALFONS HORN, VICE PRESIDENT DEVELOPMENT

CURRICULUM VITAE

After studying electrical engineering, Alfons Horn first worked at Eurotherm Deutschland GmbH in Limburg. In 1983, he joined MOBA and successfully developed the development department. Currrently, his role is vice president of development. The department he manages consists of over 100 development engineers and programmers, worldwide.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Development MOBA Limburg
  • Development MOBA Dresden
  • Development MOBA Switzerland
  • Development MOBA USA
  • Development MOBA China
  • Development MOBA India
ING. MBA DAVID SHELSTAD VICE PRESIDENT INTERNATIONAL SALES
Ing. MBA David Shelstad

ING. MBA DAVID SHELSTAD, VICE PRESIDENT INTERNATIONAL SALES

CURRICULUM VITAE

David Shelstad has more than 15 years of professional experience in sales and marketing in the industry of international construction machinery.  Before joining MOBA in 2007, as a construction engineer with an MBA degree, he was employed by Caterpillar Paving Products Inc., and TSD Integrated Controls (both in Minneapolis, Minnesota).

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Sales - MOBA Subsidiaries
  • Sales - International OEMs
  • Novatron Sweden/Finland
  • Sales Construction - India, China, USA and UK

Contacts for OEM Customers

David Shelstad

Direct Contact

Name: David Shelstad
Phone: +1 678 817 9646

dshelstad©moba.de

Patricia Herrera

MOBA do Brasil

Name: Patrícia Herrera Diez
Phone:+55 31 34189078

pherrera©moba.de

XUECHANG LIU

Construction Market

Name: Liu Xuechang
Phone: +86 411 39269388

xcliu©moba.de


Jinzheng Yang

Cranes & Lifters Market

Name: Yang Jinzheng
Phone: +86 411 39269387

jyang©moba.de


Cheng Lei

Waste/Logistics Market

Name: Chen Lei
Phone: +86 411 39269385

lchen©moba.de

MOBA Person

MOBA France

Name: Joseph Nussbaumer
Phone: +33 0164266190

jnussbaumer©moba.de


MOBA Person

Waste/Logistics

Name: Philipe Decorte
Phone: +33 164266196

pdecorte©moba.de

Frank Schnee

Paving & Milling Market

Name: Frank Schnee
Phone: +49 6431 9577-319

fschnee©moba.de


Sebastian Schlesies

Cranes & Lifters Market

Name: Sebastian Schlesies
Phone: +49 6431 9577-267

sschlesies©moba.de


Andreas Schmidt

Waste/Logistics Market

Name: Andreas Schmidt
Phone: +49 351 40908-17

aschmidt©moba.de

Ian Lewis

MOBA UK

Name: Ian Lewis
Phone: +44 184 4293 222

ilewis©moba.de


Stuart Sargeant

Waste/Logistics Market

Name: Stuart Sargeant
Phone: +44 1844 293-220

ssargeant©moba.de

Samip Desai

MOBA India

Name: Samip Desai
Phone: +91 7932910900
Mobile: +91 9898556608

sdesai©moba.de

Giovanni Salemme

Crane & Lifters Market

Giovanni Salemme
Phone: +39 0331 964912

gsalemme©moba.de


Stefano Fusco

Waste/Logistics Market

Name: Stefano Fusco
Phone: +39 045 6333-282

sfusco©moba.de

Ramirez Cristobal

Road construction Market

Name: Cristobal Ramirez
Phone: +34 938042485

CRamirez©moba.de


Albert Daví

Waste/Logistics Market

Name: Albert Daví
Phone: +34 937158793204

adavi©moba.de

James Lano

Construction Market

Name: James Lano
Phone: +1 678 817 9646-118

jlano©moba.de


Jerry McCurry

Waste/Logistics Market

Name: Jerry McCurry
Phone: +1 (678) 332 6799

jmccurry©moba.de

Contacts for MOBA Dealers

Erik Geis

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Erik Geis
Phone: +49 6431/9577-273

egeis©moba.de

Alexander Wahlmann

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Alexander Wahlmann
Phone: +49 6431 9577-156

awahlmann©moba.de

Volker Kuch

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Volker Kuch
Phone: +49 6431 9577-259

vkuch©moba.de

Helder Mendes

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Helder Mendes
Phone: +49 162 2963294

hmendes©moba.de

Erik Geis

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Erik Geis
Phone: +49 6431/9577-273

egeis©moba.de

Gary Motak

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Gary Motak
Phone: +1 678 817 9646 116

gmotak©moba.de

Helder Mendes

MOBA Sales Manager

Name: Helder Mendes
Phone: +49 162 2963294

hmendes©moba.de

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