Steven Kandarian

Exxon Mobil Corp. announced the election of Steven Kandarian to its board of directors. Kandarian currently serves as the chairman, president, and CEO of MetLife. Prior to that, he was MetLife's chief investment officer. Before joining MetLife, Kandarian was executive director for the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp., an agency of the US government. He was also founder and managing partner of Orion Partners, a private equity firm, and managing director of Lee Capital Holdings.

Kandarian holds a BA from Clark University, a JD from Georgetown University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.