Joe Stopper is an investment analyst at Yorktown Partners and Oakcliff Capital. He sits on the boards of several Yorktown portfolio companies and is actively engaged in social and artistic organizations. He grew up in Westport, Connecticut where he learned to sail at the Longshore Sailing School. He started on Hunter 140s, Lasers, and catamarans. Since moving to New York he has enthusiastically joined the Classics racing circuit in Oyster Bay.