VP of Robotics
Lalo Ruiz is responsible for expanding the capabilities of Ripcord’s state-of-the-art robotic digitization systems. He has over 27 years of engineering experience across 10 different industries. Lalo has built and led teams successfully applying innovative robotics to the semiconductor, defense, solar, drone, biotech, space, and food tech industries. He was CTO at L2F when the company pivoted to robotics and automation in food tech. L2F subsequently became a leader in this space, resulting in acquisition by The Middleby Corporation. Lalo has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Davis and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Santa Clara University. He holds 5 patents in solar tracking, robotics, and dynamic characterization.