Premier guidance for firms that make, enable, and receive electronic payments.

With over 70 professionals, First Annapolis specializes in offering strategic and tactical advice to stakeholders across the payments value-chain including financial institutions, service providers, retailers, travel and entertainment companies, and affinity groups. Our market coverage includes credit, debit, ATM, prepaid, merchant acquiring, commercial card and mobile/alternative products. Our professionals bring an unparalleled level of expertise in offering practical solutions to clients. We encourage you to learn more about how First Annapolis can help you.


Supported over 85% of the top 25 credit card issuers in North America.


Experience advising buyers & sellers on over 60 transactions in the merchant acquiring, ATM, & EFT processing industries.


Recent experience advising the largest issuers & card partners on programs involving over $170B in receivables.