Lender Processing Services Inc. (LPS) has announced the appointment of Dan Carmichael to its board of directors. "We are pleased to welcome Dan to our board," said Lee A. Kennedy, chairman of the LPS board. "Dan's extensive experience in building, operating and charting strategic direction for a wide range of diversified businesses will add significant value to LPS' board and stakeholders."
Carmichael is the chairman of the board of Platinum Underwriters Holdings and serves on the board of directors for EagleEye Analytics and Dovetail Insurance Corporation. In addition, he serves as an advisor to FirstMark Capital, an investment company focused on high-growth businesses in key technology markets. Previously, Carmichael served as president and chief executive officer of Ohio Casualty Corporation, where he helped improve the company's financial strength and performance. Before joining Ohio Casualty, he was the president and chief executive officer of IVANS Inc., a privately held, industry-owned organization that provides insurance carrier exchange technologies.