MetLife Names Shurawl Sibblies as Chief Human Resources Officer

May 30, 2024

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that Shurawl Sibblies will join the company as executive vice president and chief human resources officer, effective Aug. 1, 2024. She will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Michel Khalaf and become a member of the Executive Leadership Team.

Shurawl Sibblies (Photo: Business Wire)

Shurawl Sibblies (Photo: Business Wire)

“Shurawl will build on our progress to foster a purpose-driven, inclusive culture that attracts, develops, engages and retains world-class talent,” said Khalaf. “With her exceptional track record of developing high-performing teams globally, Shurawl is well positioned to continue to empower our people for the future and make a difference in the lives of our customers and the communities we serve. I’m pleased to welcome her back to MetLife.”

Sibblies comes to MetLife from American Express, where she was executive vice president and colleague strategic partner leading talent, organizational and leadership development strategies for several businesses and functions. Her scope included the company’s consumer business, international markets, innovation units and the enterprise functions.

Prior to American Express, Sibblies served as senior vice president and human resources business partner for MetLife’s U.S. Business, Global Employee Benefits and Investments teams, as well as several of the company’s functions. Sibblies has also held leadership positions in human resources, finance and product management for companies including TIAA, Citigroup and Hewlett-Packard.

Sibblies said: “People are at the heart of HR and drive company performance, and MetLife shares my passion to empower people to be their best and enable organizations to thrive. I’m thrilled to be rejoining the company.”

Sibblies earned her B.S. in business administration from the University of Albany, her M.S. in predictive analytics from Northwestern University and her M.B.A. in finance from the University of Rochester.

About MetLife

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), through its subsidiaries and affiliates (“MetLife”), is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help individual and institutional customers build a more confident future. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 markets globally and holds leading positions in the United States, Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit

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