MetLife Australia Appoints David Campbell as Chief Operating Officer

MetLife Australia has appointed Mr David Campbell as Chief Operating Officer and member of the Australian Leadership Team, effective 17 September 2018.

Mr Campbell will join MetLife from TAL Life, where he has held the position of General Manager, Customer Operations and Underwriting for the past three years. He previously spent 10 years at CBA and CommInsure, holding a variety of executive roles including overseeing the group insurance business. Mr Campbell holds bachelor’s degrees in law and business from the University of Technology, Sydney.

“We’re very pleased to welcome David to MetLife Australia,” said Vince Watt, Acting Chief Executive Officer.

“His experience managing large-scale transformation, as well as his leadership skills, will enable him to make a major contribution to our efforts to reimagine the future of claims and underwriting. David will be integral to realising our vision of providing Australians with the fastest, easiest, and most caring life insurance experience.”



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MetLife Insurance Limited (MetLife), an affiliate of MetLife, Inc., is a specialist provider of life insurance to affinity partners, superannuation trustees and employers in Australia. MetLife has expertise in designing and executing direct insurance programs for partners’ customers and insurance solutions to meet the needs of specific member groups. MetLife has been a specialist provider of life risk insurance products in Australia since 2005. For more information, visit

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