Strella Biotechnology

Strella Biotechnology is an early stage agriculture technology company that provides the missing piece of data for produce supply chain optimization with patented maturity sensors.

Strella offers the first and only ripeness technology that travels the supply chain to deliver better produce and reduce food waste.

Strella Biotechnology was founded in 2017 by Katherine Sizov and Malika Shukurova. The company is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Strella Biotechnology Strella Biotech has developed a tech platform that combines novel IoT biosensors with actionable insights to maximize freshness and reduce spoilage of fruit. To date, the company has monitored nearly 150 million fruits in the packing segment of the supply chain, where some fruits are stored for up to a year to accommodate for demand.


Strella Biotechnology is backed by Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley, Catapult Ventures, Union Labs, Mark Cuban Red & Blue Ventures, and Art Mesher. The company raised $3.3M in a Seed round on May 04, 2020. This brings Strella's total funding to $3.8M to date.



  • Year founded: 2017
  • Funding Info: $3.8M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Seed- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 2-10
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Philadelphia
  • State: Pennsylvania
  • Country: United States
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