JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lender Processing Services, Inc. (NYSE: LPS), a leading provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage and real estate industries, has named Tom Schilling as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Schilling joins LPS with more than 20 years of experience both as a public company CFO and chief operating officer at companies including USA Mobility, Cincinnati Bell's Broadwing and MCI. He has Bachelor of Science degrees in business administration and accounting from Indiana University. Schilling will be responsible for managing all aspects of the company's finances, as well as select internal operations.
"Tom's business development acumen and extensive financial and operational management experience make him an outstanding choice for our management team as we balance the execution of new growth opportunities with appropriate financial discipline and compliance," said Jeff Carbiener, LPS president and chief executive officer. "I am confident that LPS will benefit from Tom's wealth of experience as we move forward."
Francis Chan, who previously held this position, will serve in a consulting role with LPS and will assist the company with special projects.
"I'd like to thank Francis for his time and effort as CFO since LPS became an independent, publicly traded company," said Carbiener. "His contributions in this role have been very valuable."
Other officers reporting to Carbiener include Dan Scheuble, executive vice president and co-chief operating officer; Eric Swenson, executive vice president and co-chief operating officer; Joe Nackashi, executive vice president and chief information officer; Parag Bhansali, executive vice president of corporate development, including mergers and acquisitions, strategy and investor relations; and Todd Johnson, executive vice president and general counsel.
About Lender Processing Services
Lender Processing Services, Inc. (LPS) is a leading provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage and real estate industries. LPS offers solutions that span the mortgage continuum, including lead generation, origination, servicing, workflow automation (Desktop®), portfolio retention and default, augmented by the company's award-winning customer support and professional services. Approximately 50 percent of all U.S. mortgages by dollar volume are serviced using LPS' Mortgage Servicing Package (MSP). LPS also offers proprietary mortgage and real estate data and analytics for the mortgage and capital markets industries. For more information about LPS, visit www.lpsvcs.com.
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