First American Title Insurance Company announced it has hired Kevin Wall as president of its First American Mortgage Services (FAMS) division.
Wall joins FAMS with more than 20 years of experience in the mortgage and settlement industries. Most recently, he served as an executive vice president for Solutionstar, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nationstar, where he focused on building ancillary services for the firm. Prior to that, Wall was senior vice president of business and information services at CoreLogic.
During his career, Wall has held marketing, business line operations and portfolio management and retention positions of increasing responsibility at Norwest Financial, Wells Fargo Financial, Centex Home Equity, Saxon Mortgage and Morgan Stanley. His previous experience with mortgage and banking institutions includes leadership of end-to-end mortgage solutions, operational improvement, process reengineering, corporate development initiatives, and strategy and planning.
“We’re pleased that Kevin, an experienced leader with a demonstrated record of success, is joining our residential mortgage services division,” said Sally French Tyler, executive vice president and divisional president of centralized businesses for First American Title Insurance Company. “His background in mortgage lending and servicing further strengthens our alignment with national customers and strategically positions us to offer remarkable and relevant solutions for the industry.”About First American Mortgage ServicesFirst American Mortgage Services, a division of First American Title Insurance Company, is a leading provider of origination and servicing solutions and a primary source of national title insurance, settlement and valuation services for residential retail originators and servicers. The division supports all aspects of the residential origination and the non-performing servicing processes, successfully supplying products and services that have assisted in closing more than one million mortgages nationwide. Through flexible technology and vast resources, the division is distinctive in its ability to provide customized, comprehensive and seamless solutions. More information about the division’s solutions can be accessed on its website at www.famortgageservices.com. About First American Title Insurance CompanyFirst American Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through its direct operations and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. The company has its headquarters in Santa Ana, Calif. Information about First American Financial Corporation’s subsidiaries and an archive of its press releases can be found on the Internet at www.firstam.com.