HOUSTON (October 5, 2009) – Stewart Lender Services (SLS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Title Company, has announced the appointment of Matthew Lichtner to the position of senior vice president, national account manager. In this role Lichtner will be responsible for increasing Stewart’s services to existing clients, as well as helping SLS enter into new strategic lender relationships with a primary focus on the nation’s top 20 lenders.
"We are very excited to have Matt join our team," said Len Franco, executive vice president and national sales manager. "His knowledge and experience will help us to deliver our customers the full benefits of Stewart products supporting lenders through the lifecycle of a loan."
"Stewart is committed to continuing the growth of our SLS organization to better serve our lender customers," said Jason Nadeau, SLS president and chief executive officer. "We have been aggressive in building our leadership and sales team, and Matt’s addition is further evidence of our ongoing commitment to this market segment."
Lichtner joins SLS from the First American Corporation where he had served in a number a senior sales leadership positions, most recently as senior vice president, national accounts director for First American Title Insurance Group National Lenders Advantage.
About Stewart Lender Services
Stewart Lenders Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Title Company, is a nationwide provider of centralized origination, loss mitigation and REO asset solutions for mortgage lenders and servicers. With more than a century of experience matched with the industry’s leading technologies, SLS helps lenders and servicers meet the rapidly changing demands of today’s market. SLS has the financial strength, industry knowledge and proven flexibility to perform throughout the lifecycle of a loan. More information can be found at www.stewartlenderservices.com.
Stewart Title Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC), provides a single point of contact for U.S. and multinational customers that require special expertise in closing and underwriting for single and multi-site commercial transactions. Stewart is
a customer-driven, technology-enabled, strategically competitive, real estate information, title insurance and transaction management company. Stewart provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries throughout the United States and international markets. Stewart also provides post-closing lender services, automated county clerk land records, property ownership mapping, geographic information systems, property information reports, flood certificates, document preparation, background checks and expertise in tax-deferred exchanges. More information can be found at www.stewart.com.