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Ralph Petroff

Ralph Petroff

President, Marathon Robotics - North America

Ralph Petroff is a serial entrepreneur who has built several transformative technologies into global leaders. After graduating from Stanford University (cum laude), he co-founded ADS Environmental, the water industry’s first ‘big data’ company. While CEO of UWB pioneer Time Domain, he was co inventor on a patent for a UWB chip in a mobile phone – almost two billion chips were made last year. Petroff has been interviewed by the Economist, Financial Times, New York Times, and other global media. He has testified ten times before the US Congress as an expert witness on innovative technology. He organized the 2008 ‘50th Anniversary of America in Space’ in Huntsville. He is the child of World War II refugees from Poland and Bulgaria.