Our Purpose

MetLife contributes to a more confident future as an employer, an investor and a provider of financial solutions and expertise. Our purpose is at the heart of our virtuous circle of delivering for our colleagues, our communities, our customers and our shareholders.

About MetLife

MetLife Inc., through its subsidiaries and affiliates (MetLife), has helped generations of people around the world protect their families and finances. We are one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to our individual and institutional customers. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 markets globally and holds leading positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America (LATAM), Asia, Europe and the Middle East (EMEA). We are committed to building a more confident future for all of our stakeholders—our colleagues, our communities, our customers and our shareholders.

Why MetLife?


Global markets served


Total Assets Under Management (AUM)1, 2





In responsible investments2



Years of operation4

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1 Please see Creating Value as an Investor and Responsible Investments to learn more about MetLife Investment Management’s (MIM) AUM and responsible investments.

2 At estimated fair value as of December 31, 2022.

Headcount includes AmMetLife (Malaysia JV), MetLife Legal Plans (Hyatt Legal), Maxis, Versant and Ecuador. 

4 As of March 24, 2023.