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Wal-Mart's Castro-Wright Quits MetLife Board

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Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012 | 3:30 PM ET
Eduardo Castro-Wright
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Eduardo Castro-Wright

Embattled Wal-Mart executive Eduardo Castro-Wright has resigned from the board of MetLife, the largest life insurer in the United States, the company said on Tuesday.

"Over the past weekend, I notified you of recent events that will require my immediate and personal attention," Castro-Wright said in a letter to MetLife CEO Steve Kandarian, a copy of which was filed with securities regulators.

Castro-Wright was named in a weekend New York Times report as a key figure in an alleged foreign bribery scandal at Wal-Mart.

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