Wall Street 50 – 2014

Conor Murphy/MetLife

Conor Murphy is senior vice president and CFO of MetLife’s Latin American operations. MetLife is the largest life insurance company in Latin America. He is also CFO of MetLife’s new US Direct business, which has recently launched MetLife Defender as the most comprehensive identity and cyber protection product on the market.

Conor joined MetLife in 2000, having previously spent seven years with PwC in New York. Prior to PwC, he spent five years with Grant Thornton in Dublin, Ireland.

He is a founding trustee of Cristo Rey New York High School in Harlem and a past president of the Association of Chartered Accountants in the U.S. He is a member of the Massachusetts Society of CPAs and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.

A native of Donegal, where the third and fourth generations of Murphys run the family store, Murphy of Ireland, which is celebrating 75 years in September, Conor lives in New York with his wife, Ani, and sons, Jack and Aidan.