The Machineseeker Group operates the leading online network for used machines and commercial vehicles in Europe with its marketplaces Machineseeker, the German equivalent Maschinensucher, TruckScout24 and Werktuigen with its English version W-Equipment. More than 10,000 sellers currently advertise over 250,000 machines on these platforms. Over 10 million monthly visitors generate an inquiry volume of more than 7 billion euros per month. Since 1999, the company is constantly growing and is profitable from day one.
Thorsten Muschler (right in the picture) was born in Essen and is the founder and managing director of Machineseeker. The Internet pioneer launched the platforms Maschinensucher.de & Machineseeker.com in the late nineties and went online with his idea ahead of the German spin-offs of Google & Ebay.
Since 2017, Sven Schmidt (left in the picture) has been the second Managing Director responsible above all for Marketing and Sales. In the start-up scene, the experienced entrepreneur is known as managing partner of ICS as well as through his regular appearances on the Online Marketing Rockstars podcast.
Our company is located in the heart of Essen-Süd, Germany, only a few minutes' walk from the central station.