JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fidelity National Financial, Inc. today announced the appointment of Mike Nolan to the position of President, effective January 1, 2016, continuing to report to Randy Quirk, Chief Executive Officer. In addition to his role as President, Nolan will continue to have responsibility for the Eastern Operations of Fidelity National Title Group ("FNTG") and become involved in FNF's investor relations efforts. Nolan has more than 30 years of experience with FNTG and its predecessor companies.
Brent Bickett, FNF's current President, will assume the role of Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy of FNF and FNFV, effective January 1, 2016, and will continue to focus on corporate strategy and investments, including all mergers & acquisitions efforts.
"We look forward to Mike taking on an expanded leadership role within our company," said Chairman, William P. Foley, II. "Mike has played a key role in the success of our industry-leading title operations for a number of years and we look forward to his further contributions to our success as the President of FNF. Brent and I have worked closely together over the last seventeen years on M&A, having completed over 100 transactions and creating companies that today have a combined market capitalization of more than $36 billion. I look forward to continuing to focus on that M&A effort with Brent and his team."
About Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
Fidelity National Financial, Inc. is organized into two groups, FNF Group (NYSE: FNF) and FNFV Group (NYSE: FNFV). FNF is a leading provider of title insurance, technology and transaction services to the real estate and mortgage industries. FNF is the nation's largest title insurance company through its title insurance underwriters - Fidelity National Title, Chicago Title, Commonwealth Land Title, Alamo Title and National Title of New York - that collectively issue more title insurance policies than any other title company in the United States. FNF also provides industry-leading mortgage technology solutions and transaction services, including MSP®, the leading residential mortgage servicing technology platform in the U.S., through its majority-owned subsidiaries, Black Knight Financial Services and ServiceLink Holdings. FNFV holds majority and minority equity investment stakes in a number of entities, including American Blue Ribbon Holdings, LLC, Ceridian HCM, Inc., Fleetcor Technologies, Inc. and Digital Insurance, Inc. More information about FNF and FNFV can be found at www.fnf.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements regarding our expectations, hopes, intentions or strategies regarding the future are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on management's beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management. Because such statements are based on expectations as to future financial and operating results and are not statements of fact, actual results may differ materially from those projected. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The risks and uncertainties which forward-looking statements are subject to include, but are not limited to: changes in general economic, business and political conditions, including changes in the financial markets; weakness or adverse changes in the level of real estate activity, which may be caused by, among other things, high or increasing interest rates, a limited supply of mortgage funding or a weak U. S. economy; our potential inability to find suitable acquisition candidates, acquisitions in lines of business that will not necessarily be limited to our traditional areas of focus, or difficulties in integrating acquisitions; our dependence on distributions from our title insurance underwriters as a main source of cash flow; significant competition that our operating subsidiaries face; compliance with extensive government regulation of our operating subsidiaries; and other risks detailed in the "Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information," "Risk Factors" and other sections of the Company's Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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