Barry L. Bogseth is head of MetLife Investment Management's agricultural strategies group. He was named to this position in January 2014. In this role, he is responsible for management of the company’s agricultural loan portfolio with oversight of loan approvals, pricing, underwriting, new business development and portfolio strategy.
Previously, Bogseth served as a regional director overseeing the origination and administration of a regional loan portfolio. He was named to this position in 2005. Bogseth joined MetLife in 1988 and has served in various capacities within MetLife including originating and servicing both agribusiness and traditional farm and ranch real estate loans, as a territory field representative in the both the Midwest and East-Central regions of the U.S.
Bogseth graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural economics and an MBA from the University of Nebraska.