William P. Foley II
Board of Directors
About Mr. Foley
William “Bill” Foley is one of the preeminent and longest serving global corporate executives in the financial services and technology sectors. As Chairman of Cannae Holdings, Inc., Mr. Foley serves as a board member and executive of public and private companies in a variety of industries, with a strong track record of building stockholder value and successfully negotiating and implementing mergers & acquisitions in the financial services and technology industries.
Mr. Foley bought and revitalized the then-struggling title insurance firm Fidelity National Financial, which today earns annual revenue over $12 billion and employs over 50,000 people. Today, Mr. Foley serves on the board (as Chairman) of Dun & Bradstreet, Paysafe Ltd and of Black Knight Sports & Entertainment, a consortium that runs the Las Vegas Golden Knights of the National Hockey League. Mr. Foley also founded and formerly served as a director of Trasimene Acquisition Corp, Austerlitz Acquisition Corp, and Trebia Acquisition Corp, but resigned from those boards in April 2021. Mr. Foley formerly served as a director of Ceridian; and formerly served on the board (as vice chairman) of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Mr. Foley graduated from West Point in 1967 and transferred to the Air Force, where as an officer he negotiated million-dollar defense contracts with Boeing. After leaving the Air Force, Mr. Foley moved into corporate law, earning his J.D. from the University of Washington.