Robert Napoli

Co-Group Head–Financial Services and Technology

About Mr. Napoli

Bob Napoli, partner, co-group head–financial services and technology sector, joined William Blair in 2011. Mr. Napoli was on the sell side for the previous 16 years–the last 10 at Piper Jaffray and the 6 years before that at ABN AMRO. He has been ranked Best on the Street twice byThe Wall Street Journal and has won a total of 14 awards from Financial Times/StarMine for stock picking and earnings accuracy, most recently in 2014, ranking as the No. 1 stock picker for his coverage of IT services. This track record led to him being named the first winner of the Financial Times Award for Excellence in Investment Analysis in May 2011. Mr. Napoli is also on the board of directors of the Illinois chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Mr. Napoli has a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and accounting from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh.

Financial Services and Technology

Specialties: Financial Technology, Specialty Finance

Coverage List

ADS Alliance Data Systems Corporation
AXP American Express Company
BILL Holdings, Inc.
EPAY Bottomline Technologies, Inc.
BTRS BTRS Holdings, Inc.
CAI CAI International, Inc.
COF Capital One Financial Corporation
CATM Cardtronics plc
CODI Compass Diversified Holdings
COUP Coupa Software Incorporated
CURO CURO Group Holdings Corp.
DFS Discover Financial Services
ELVT Elevate Credit, Inc.
ECPG Encore Capital Group, Inc.
EVOP EVO Payments, Inc.
FIS Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.
FLT FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
GPN Global Payments, Inc.
GDOT Green Dot Corporation
IRT Independence Realty Trust, Inc.
MA Mastercard Incorporated
MGI MoneyGram International, Inc.
MRCC Monroe Capital Corporation
NVEI-TSE Nuvei Corporation
PAYA Paya Holdings Inc.
PYPL PayPal Holdings Inc.
PFMT Performant Financial Corporation
PRAA PRA Group, Inc.
QTWO Q2 Holdings, Inc.
RPAY Repay Holdings Corporation
SQ Square, Inc.
WU The Western Union Company
USAT USA Technologies, Inc.
VRRM Verra Mobility Corporation
V Visa Inc.