Winslow Lorenzo Sargeant

Managing Director, S&T, LLC

Winslow Lorenzo Sargeant HeadshotWinslow Sargeant is managing director of S&T, LLC, a firm supporting investment and business development for early-stage growth companies in cybersecurity, energy, communications, capital formation, and energy.   He was chief counsel for advocacy in the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy. Prior to that appointment, he served as managing director for Venture Investors, LLC, and was program manager at the National Science Foundation Small Business Innovation Research Office. 

In 1997, Dr. Sargeant co-founded AAnetcom, a fabless semiconductor chip company; he also served as associate adjunct professor in electrical engineering at the University of Pennsylvania.

He is a member of the board of trustees at the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation and is chair of MyQVO, an early-stage educational technology company. Dr. Sargeant received the inaugural 2002 Wisconsin Distinguished Young Alumni Award and was a 2003 Outstanding Alumni Awardee at Northeastern University.  He was a 2014 Wisconsin Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award winner.

In April 2015, Dr. Sargeant delivered the Thomas H. Scholl Lecture by Visiting Entrepreneurs at Stevens Institute of Technology titled, “Regulations, Innovations, and Entrepreneurship.”

He earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Northeastern University, his master’s degree in electrical engineering from Iowa State University; and a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.