Mr. Michel A. Khalaf is a President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at MetLife, Inc. and a President & Chief Executive Officer at American Life Insurance Co.
He is on the Board of Directors at MetLife, Inc. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.
He joined MetLife in 2010 as chief executive officer of its Middle East, Africa and South Asia region through the company’s acquisition of AIG’s Alico. In his 21 years at Alico, he held a number of leadership roles in various markets around the world, including the Caribbean, France and Italy. In 1996, he was named the first general manager of Alico’s operation in Egypt. In 2001, he assumed the position of regional senior vice president in charge of Alico’s Life, Pension and Mutual Fund operation in Poland, Romania and the Baltics. Later, he served as deputy president and chief operating officer of Philamlife, AIG’s operating company in the Philippines. Khalaf began his career as an investment officer at Alico headquarters in Wilmington, Del.
Mr. Khalaf was previously employed as an Executive Vice President by Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., a President & Chief Executive Officer by Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. (Investment Portfolio), a Non-Executive Director by IGI Life Insurance Ltd., a President & Chief Executive Officer by MetLife TunZir SA, and a Deputy President & Chief Operating Officer by Philippine American Life & General Insurance Co., Inc.
He is a graduate of Syracuse University with a B.S. in engineering and M.B.A. in finance.