President – Emerson Europe
Jean Janssen is president of Emerson Europe, a position he has held since February 2016. In this role, he is responsible for Emerson’s corporate operations and strategic development in Europe. In addition, Janssen is president of Emerson’s Commercial and Residential Solutions business in Europe, which includes Emerson Climate Technologies Europe.
Janssen joined Emerson in 1984 as manager of plant engineering for its Copeland Europe business. He held several leadership positions within Emerson’s Copeland Europe prior to being named vice president of operations for Emerson Climate Technologies Europe in 2000. He held that position until 2006, when he was promoted to executive vice president of Copeland Europe. A year later, he was named president of Emerson Climate Technologies Europe.
Janssen earned his bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Aachen Institute of Technology.