John Rowe was named national director of strategic alliances in the institutional income annuities business of Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., a new position, spokeswoman Toni Griffin confirmed.
Mr. Rowe will focus on developing strategic relationships with institutional money managers and defined contribution record keepers. He will report to Jody Strakosch, also a national director of strategic alliances at MetLife.
Mr. Rowe was senior vice president of strategic alliances at Genworth Financial Inc., Genworth spokeswoman Kirby Kriz said. She declined to comment further.