Robert Napoli

Robert Napoli, CPA, LLB
Principal, Managing Director


Robert leads and is a principal of Promerita Capital Partners, a new private equity and mezzanine capital business focused on the lower middle market. We are launching in the fall of 2017.

Robert has twenty years experience in corporate finance and investment, with the last fourteen in subordinated debt, mezzanine and equity investing. He has completed over 80 deals across various industries, including buyouts, acquisitions and growth financing.

Robert was vice president and co-founder of First West Capital, a subordinated debt and mezzanine finance provider for small and medium sized companies. Prior to this role, Robert was an Investment Manager at Vancity Capital, a subordinated debt fund. Before that, Robert was Manager, Corporate Finance with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Robert is the President of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), BC Chapter, the middle market deal association for corporate finance and M&A professionals.

Robert is a CPA-CA in Canada and Australia and is a former adviser to the Accounting Standards Board of Canada (AcSB) on Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE). Additionally, he holds two Honours Degrees in Commerce and Law from Monash University, Australia along with a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment.

Originally from Australia, Robert lives in Vancouver and enjoys travels abroad with his wife and three children.