10 fastest growing robotics companies 2017

10 Fastest Growing Robotics Companies 2017



Company Management Description


Yoshihito Yamada, President and CEO OMRON Corporation is a global leader in the field of automation based on its core technology of sensing and control. OMRON's business fields cover a broad spectrum, ranging from industrial automation and electronic components to automotive electronic components, social infrastructure systems, healthcare, and environmental solutions.


Dr. Gery Colombo, CEO and Founder Privately owned Swiss company, Hocoma is the leader in robotic rehabilitation therapy for neurological movement disorders. Products include medical devices used for robotic treadmill training of neurological patients and exoskeleton for the rehabilitation of upper extremities after stroke or traumatic brain injury.

Liquid Robotics

Gary Gysin, President, CEO Liquid Robotics designs and manufactures Wave Gliders®, the first wave and solar powered autonomous ocean robots. With our partners we address many of the planet’s greatest challenges, by transforming how to assess, monitor, and protect the ocean. We solve critical problems for defense, commercial, and science customers.


Doron Dekel, Co-founder and CEO Claronav founded as Claron Technology Inc. by Claudio Gatti and Doron Dekel following a very successful collaboration in rapidly developing a 3D free-hand ultrasound system. The founders had no particular plans except to explore opportunities together, so they named the company by combining their first names.

White Box Robotics

Thomas Burick, CEO and Founder White Box Robotics was founded to give the mobile robotics industry a leap forward. As a company, we want to give enthusiasts, teachers, researchers and technologists a radical tool that breaks down walls and allows people to build advanced mobile robots. The company's mission is to develop mobile robotic platforms that empower people by eliminating the difficult learning curve associated with the building of these machines.  

Perception Robotics

Dr. Nick Wettels CEO, CTO & Founder Perception Robotics is a sensor technology company focused on biologically inspired material handling systems. We are the first company to give robots an integrated sense of touch and vision, much like the hand-eye coordination of humans and a gecko-inspired gripper that unlike vacuum grippers, requires no power to actuate.
 Houston Mechatronics Matt Ondler, President and CEO Houston Mechatronics, Inc. (HMI) specializes in mechatronics, automation engineering, intelligent systems, and robotics.  HMI takes technologies from the laboratory, couples them with resourceful and innovative engineering design, and creates integrated hardware and software solutions for our customers'​ toughest problems.
Elias A. Bachaalany, CEO AutomatiX is a system integration firm, providing innovative solutions in the field of power and automation. Through its continuous development plan, AutomatiX team is always ready to support the customer with the best of breed technologies, tailored to our customer needs and requirements. With its diversified experience, AutomatiX shareholders and team members are focused on their mission to EXCEL in serving their customers.


Louay Eldada, CEO and Co-Founder Quanergy is the leading provider of time-of-flight LiDAR sensors and perception software for real-time capture and processing of 3D spatial data and object detection, tracking, identification, and classification.  Its sensors are disruptive in price, performance, reliability, size, weight, and power, while meeting the mass deployment requirement of being solid state.



Raul Bravo, CEO and Co-Founder Based in Paris, DIBIOTICS haS been created in 2015 by Raul Bravo and Olivier Garcia in order to extend to new application fields the result of 15 years of world-class know-how and field experience on GPS-denied and infrastructure less navigation.