Brent B. Bickett is Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE: FNF) and has primary responsibility for managing FNF's corporate strategy and merger and acquisition activities. Mr. Bickett directs efforts to evaluate, structure and negotiate corporate acquisitions, strategic partnerships and investment opportunities to maximize value for FNF's stockholders and operating subsidiaries.
Mr. Bickett joined FNF in January 1999 as a Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and served as President of FNF from December 2013 until January 2016. In addition to his role at FNF, Mr. Bickett is President of Cannae Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNNE) since 2017 and previously served as Managing Director of Fidelity National Financial Ventures (NYSE:FNFV) from 2014 until November 2017. Mr. Bickett also served as Executive Vice President, Corporate Finance for Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS) from 2003 until July 2012. Before that, Mr. Bickett was a member of the Investment Banking Division of Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. from August 1990 until January 1999 and served as a Managing Director of Bear Stearns' real estate, gaming, lodging and leisure group from 1997 to 1999.
Brent earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California in 1986 and his M.B.A. degree from the Anderson School at UCLA in 1990.