Rick Rathe

  • Caterpillar

  • General Manager of New Ventures

Richard RatheManaging Director, New Ventures, Electric Power Division, Caterpillar Inc., has more than 35 years of progressively responsible experience at Caterpillar in Power Systems and Electric Power Generation related industries.

Rick is responsible for developing emerging technologies at Caterpillar and is currently focused on the integration of renewables with traditional generation and energy storage.  He has global product development and distribution accountability for microgrids, solar power, energy storage and technology enabled solutions.

Rick holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Iowa State University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Washington University.  He currently serves as a Board Member for Fluidic Energy Inc., and a Supervisory Board Observer for Powerhive.

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