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    First American Financial Corporation (FAF)

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    First American Financial Corporation
    1 First American Way
    Santa Ana, CA 92707
    United States - Map
    Phone: 714-250-3000
    Website: http://www.firstam.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Property & Casualty Insurance
    Full Time Employees:17,103

    Business Summary 

    First American Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides financial services. It operates through Title Insurance and Services, and Specialty Insurance segments. The Title Insurance and Services segment issues title insurance policies on residential and commercial property, as well as offers related products and services. This segment also provides closing and/or escrow services; accommodates tax-deferred exchanges of real estate; maintains, manages, and provides access to title plant records and images; and offers banking, trust, and investment advisory services, as well as provides products, services, and solutions for the use of real property related data designed to mitigate risk or otherwise facilitate real estate transactions. It offers its products through a network of direct operations and agents in 49 states and in the District of Columbia, as well as in Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and other countries. The Specialty Insurance segment provides property and casualty insurance, including coverage to residential homeowners and renters for liability losses and typical hazards, such as fire, theft, vandalism, and other types of property damage in 46 states. It also sells home warranty products comprising residential service contracts that cover residential systems, such as heating and air conditioning systems, and appliances against failures that occur as the result of normal usage during the coverage period in 39 states and the District of Columbia; and offers auto insurance products. This segment markets its property and casualty insurance products through direct distribution channels, including cross-selling through its existing closing-service activities, as well as through a network of independent brokers. The company also provides loan quality analytics, decision support tools, and loan review services for the mortgage industry. First American Financial Corporation was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Santa Ana, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    First American Financial Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2015 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Parker S. Kennedy , 67
    Exec. Chairman, Chairman of Exec. Committee and Member of Compensation Committee
    Mr. Dennis J. Gilmore , 56
    Chief Exec. Officer, Director and Member of Exec. Committee
    Mr. Mark Edward Seaton , 37
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Matthew F. Wajner , 39
    Chief Accounting Officer and VP
    Mr. Kenneth D. DeGiorgio BA, MBA, 44
    Exec. VP
    Mr. Christopher M. Leavell , 52
    Chief Operating Officer of First American Title Insurance Company
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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