Unique mentorship opportunity to refine, fast-track capabilities alongside industry leaders

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) announced that applications are now open for the second MetLife Digital Accelerator powered by Techstars, the company said.

The MetLife Digital Accelerator identifies and mentors startups around the globe that are developing transformational capabilities and potentially industry-disrupting technologies in the insurance space.

Selected entrepreneurs will join a 13-week mentorship program and gain access to a network of MetLife and Techstars leaders and technologists. At the conclusion of the program, each founder will present their accomplishments to MetLife, potential investors, local entrepreneurs and the media during “Demo Day.”

MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world´s financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.metlife.com.