NU Online News Service, Feb. 20, 12:45 p.m. – MetLife Inc., New York, has hired Robert Cordier to be head of security for the entire company.

Cordier will be responsible for protecting employees, MetLife offices and MetLife investment properties.

Cordier previously served for 29 years with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He once was the FBI’s chief inspector, and he ended his career as the special agent in charge of its New York criminal division. He has supervised investigations of terrorist acts as well as major white-collar crimes.