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Gregory Stento

BS '82

Managing Director
HarbourVest Partners (Boston, MA)


Greg Stento joined HarbourVest in 1998 and became a managing director in 2002. Since joining the Firm, he has focused on primary and secondary U.S. and non-U.S. partnership investments. Greg joined HarbourVest from Comdisco Ventures, where he was a managing director and provided equity and debt capital to startup and emerging growth technology and life sciences companies. Prior to Comdisco, he was a general partner at Horsley Bridge Partners, where he was responsible for making and managing investments in a variety of private equity partnerships and companies. Greg also spent six years in marketing and sales at NCR Corporation, where he focused on information technology solutions for financial institutions.


He received a BS (with distinction) from Cornell University in 1982 and an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1989.

Board Affiliations

Greg serves on the advisory boards of several partnerships, including funds managed by Garnett & Helfrich, Healthcare Ventures, Heritage Partners, Monitor Clipper Partners, Polaris Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Sanderling Venture Partners, Tallwood Venture Capital, Texas Pacific Group, Three Arch Partners, Versant Ventures, and Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe.