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First American Financial Corporation (FAF)

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First American Financial Corporation

1 First American Way
Santa Ana, CA 92707-5913
United States
714 250 3000

Sector(s)Financial Services
Full-time employees19,597

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Dennis Joseph GilmoreCEO & Director3.14MN/A1958
Mr. Kenneth David DeGiorgio BA, MBAPres1.79MN/A1971
Mr. Mark Edward SeatonExec. VP & CFO1.47MN/A1978
Mr. Matthew Feivish WajnerVP & Treasurer515.42kN/A1976
Mr. Christopher Michael LeavellChief Operating Officer of First American Title Insurance Company1.68MN/A1963
Mr. Steven A. AdamsVP & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. Craig BarberioDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Lisa W. CornehlSr. VP & Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mark E. RutherfordSr. VP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. George Stone LivermoreExec. VP of Data and Mortgage SolutionsN/AN/A1961
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


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; products, services, and solutions to mitigate risk or otherwise facilitate real estate transactions; and appraisals and other valuation-related products and services, lien release and document custodial services, warehouse lending services, default-related products and services, title insurance, closing services, and related products and services, as well as banking, trust, and wealth management services. In addition, it accommodates tax-deferred exchanges of real estate; and maintains, manages, and provides access to title plant data and records. This segment 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, South Korea, and internationally. The Specialty Insurance segment provides property and casualty insurance comprising coverage to residential homeowners and renters for liability losses and typical hazards, such as fire, theft, vandalism, and other types of property damage. It also offers 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. First American Financial Corporation was founded in 1889 and is based in Santa Ana, California.

Corporate governance

First American Financial Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 26 September 2021 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 1; Shareholder rights: 7; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.