SLK Global Solutions, a provider of technology-enabled platform solutions for the financial services industry, announced that Alan Shumate has been hired as vice president of business development in a move that will strengthen SLK’s title and tax solutions team. In his new role, Shumate will oversee the growth of the company’s title support services business and platform-based solutions, including SmartProp for property title search reports and SmartTrak for property tax reports.
“Alan has extensive background in the title and settlement industry and shares our principles of delivering transformative products and solutions in this space,” SLK Executive Vice President for Title and Tax Shannon Cobb said. “I am thrilled that Alan has joined our team.”
Shumate, who will also be responsible for strategically growing SLK’s customer base of title insurance agents, has more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry. He most recently served as vice president of fiduciary banking at Capital Bank, where he was responsible for acquiring and maintaining title agents’ escrow and operating accounts. He has also held roles at Bank of America, require and RynohLive.
“I am confident Alan, with his expertise and passion of delivering exceptional customer service, will help us drive even more value to our new customers,” SLK President Alok Datta said.
More than 100 title Insurance agents currently use SLK’s digital platform solutions and services. “This is a great opportunity to help title agents close transactions faster, expand their national footprint, and cut their operational expenses by using SLK’s growing suite of platform and product solutions,” Shumate said. “I’ve always worked hard to drive excellence for my customers and am excited to work with the SLK team to provide clients with the very best technology solutions to drive operational excellence in their business.”