MetLife Adds Congressional Staffer Cole for Government Relations

MetLife Inc. (MET), the largest U.S. life insurer, hired Jason Cole as vice president of federal government relations as the company seeks to limit federal oversight.

Cole joins from the office of Representative Jim Himes, a Connecticut Democrat, and previously was executive director at the U.S. office of public policy for UBS AG, the New York-based insurer said today in a Business Wire statement.

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