People on the move at First American units

August 18, 2006

The First American Corp. got a new treasurer Wednesday, while First American Title Insurance Co. named a new executive vice president.

Christopher Del Moral-Niles takes on First American Corp.'s treasurer post, where he will oversee cash management, investment, financing and capital management activities across all of the company's units. A chartered financial analyst, he joins First American from Union Bank of California, where he was senior vice president and director of liability management.

Paul L. Hammann, an attorney by training who has been with First American Title for 20 years, moves up to executive vice president. He was vice president, underwriting director and senior underwriting counsel at the home office in Santa Ana.