First American Names Seaton as Insurer’s CFO, Replacing Valdes

First American Financial Corp., the second-largest U.S. title insurer, promoted Mark Seaton to chief financial officer.

Seaton, who was senior vice president of finance, replaces CFO Max Valdes, who is retiring after 25 years with the company, Santa Ana, California-based First American said today in a statement distributed by PR Newswire.