Who We Are
We are driven by innovation and technology. At Stratuscent, our aim is to improve quality, efficiency, safety and productivity through our patented, AI-enabled electronic nose.
What We Are About
Stratuscent is an AI-powered, chemical sensing startup that uses patented technology to identify, digitize and map everyday scents via an “electronic nose.” We provide an end-to-end AI solution for the food & agriculture industry, smart homes and appliances, as well as (indoor and outdoor) air quality control.
Our Leadership Team
Dave has 30+ years of c-level expertise in bringing deep tech start-ups to fruition and disruptive products to market.
Founder and CTO
Ashok is a seasoned startup CTO who has a history of assembling high performance teams to build and deliver breakthrough products.
VP of Business Development
Zahir Addetia is a business and engineering executive in the software, IoT and networking industries.
Director of AI
Dr. Mojtaba Khomami Abadi is an entrepreneurial scientist/inventor in the applied Artificial Intelligence field.
Director of Product Management
Ishan Sharma has product management and engineering experience in electronics, MEMS, and semiconductors.
Dave has 30+ years of c-level expertise in bringing deep tech start-ups to fruition and disruptive products to market. He has been the CEO and President of multiple start-ups and established companies with multiple exits. Dave’s leadership experience includes Intel, VideoGuide, Mirror Image, Space Data and Ai Squared. Dave has an MBA from Harvard University and both MSEE/CS and BSEE degrees from MIT.
Zahir Addetia is a business and engineering executive in the software, IoT and networking industry. He is an industry veteran with over 30 years of senior management experience at Nortel, Opvista and Webtech wireless with experience in business development, engineering and product management, strategic planning and execution. Zahir holds a BSc in Computer Science from University of Manchester and a MSc In Computer Science from McGill.
Dr. Mojtaba Khomami Abadi is an entrepreneurial scientist/inventor in the applied Artificial Intelligence field. He has 10+ years of academic/industrial experience in computational psychology, computational neuroscience and machine intelligence. In the past, he served as the CTO of Sensaura where they built the first physiological-based emotion recognition PaaS. He received his PhD at University of Trento, Italy.
Ishan Sharma has product management and engineering experience in electronics, MEMS, and semiconductors. With 9+ years of industrial experience at IBM, GlobalFoundries, Analog Devices, and Micralyne, Ishan has held senior engineering lead, engineering management, and product management positions. He holds an MS in Applied Physics and a BS in Engineering Physics with a minor in Electrical Engineering both from Cornell University, NY, USA.