We are a diverse team with a depth of experience in venture capital, startups, technology, and entrepreneurship.

Our team is positioned in innovation hubs around the globe to engage with startups and technology ecosystems to build relationships that create value for all.

Larry Harper

VP, STANLEY Ventures

Atlanta, GA

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Larry Harper

VP, STANLEY Ventures

Larry has been with Stanley Black & Decker for 8 years and was appointed to lead the STANLEY Ventures team, based in Atlanta, Georgia. In this role, he is responsible for leveraging outside innovation to bring Stanley Black & Decker’s innovation initiatives from idea to commercialization. Prior to spearheading STANLEY Ventures, Larry was the VP of Technology Business Development for Stanley Black & Decker. 

Mike Mahan

Managing Director

Atlanta, GA

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Mike Mahan

Managing Director

With over a decade of startup experience and three years of venture capital investing, Mike is Managing Director at STANLEY Ventures based in Atlanta, Georgia. He is responsible for identifying outside innovation relevant to Stanley Black & Decker along with leading investments and managing the STANLEY Ventures portfolio.

Dina Routhier

Director

Boston, MA

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Dina Routhier

Director

Dina has more than 25 years investing in and acquiring technology companies throughout the United States. In her role as a director of STANLEY Ventures, she sources and leads investments in innovative, early-stage companies that are strategically relevant to our business units.

Sean Wright

Director

Frankfurt, Germany

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Sean Wright

Director

Sean is a Director at STANLEY Ventures based in Frankfurt, Germany, where he is responsible for European coverage of our corporate venture capital activities. Sean has more than 20 years of investment experience. Prior to joining Stanley Black & Decker, Sean worked in asset management at Carden Capital, a firm he founded and managed. He also worked in private equity at Allianz Capital Partners and in investment banking at DLJ.  Sean holds MBA from Wharton Business School and an MA in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania.

 

 

Colette Wink

Investment Analyst

Atlanta, GA

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Colette Wink

Investment Analyst

As an Investment Analyst for the STANLEY Ventures team, Colette is responsible for researching emerging technologies and identifying strategic opportunities for Ventures investment. Colette, who is based in Atlanta, Georgia, is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology and has been with Stanley Ventures for three years. Prior to her time at Stanley Black & Decker, Colette was a procurement analyst at Cotiviti.