Fidelity National Financial, Inc. FNF, a leading provider of title insurance, mortgage services, specialty insurance and information services, today announced the appointment of George P. Scanlon as Chief Operating Officer. Scanlon will assume responsibility for the finance, treasury, investor relations and corporate functions, as well as FNF's specialty insurance business. He joins FNF from Fidelity National Information Services FIS, where he served as Corporate Executive Vice President, Finance since October 2009 and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from July 2008 to September 2009. He earned a BBA from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the University of Miami.
"We are excited to have someone with George's broad financial experience join our management team," said Chairman William P. Foley II. "George is already familiar with our company from his time at FIS and he will be a great asset in helping FNF continue to meet our ongoing goal of creating value for our shareholders."