Joe Pappalardo

Joe Pappalardo


Joe is a partner and heads the financial technology and software investment team. Since joining Aquiline in 2014, he has helped progress the firm’s experience in payments, software, and high-velocity M&A. Prior to joining the firm, he helped launch and grow TwigTek Inc., a Yale Entrepreneurial Institute incubated startup that was sold to a sponsor-backed strategic acquirer. Previously, he worked as an analyst in Morgan Stanley’s private wealth management group.


B.A. in History, Yale University

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