METLIFE ADDS NELA D'AGOSTA AS SENIOR MEMBER OF INVESTMENTS SERVICES TEAM
New York, September 9, 2013
MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) announced today that Nela D’Agosta has joined the company as managing director of marketing and investor services for the private capital investors group of MetLife Investment Management, LLC (MIM), the company’s institutional investment manager.
MIM provides investment management services in asset sectors including real estate equity, commercial mortgages, private securities and infrastructure debt. The business focuses on creating investment opportunities that can generate attractive, long-term returns for institutional investors, including public and private pension funds, insurance companies, banks, and sovereign wealth funds.
In her new position, D’Agosta will be responsible for marketing and relationship management efforts for MetLife Private Capital Investors. She joins MetLife from Goldman Sachs Asset Management where she was a senior relationship manager and, previously, the Global Head of Insurance Client Relationship Management. Prior to Goldman Sachs, D’Agosta was a Global Client Manager at JP Morgan Chase Bank (JPMC) for nine years, where she was responsible for managing two of the top 10 franchise clients. In addition, D’Agosta held several relationship management positions at Morgan Stanley Trust Company.
“Nela is a great addition to our team,” said Lou Jug, managing director and head of investor services for MIM. “Her extensive relationship management expertise and client service capabilities are valuable assets that will help grow MIM’s institutional asset management business. In this role, Nela will bring strong global experience in sales, relationship management and team leadership, helping to drive our business forward and bring MetLife Private Capital Investors’ asset management capabilities to market.”
D’Agosta graduated from Villanova University in 1990 with a B.A. in Business Administration.
MetLife, Inc. is a leading global provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs, serving 90 million customers. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, MetLife holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.metlife.com