British business processor Xchanging appointed Artur Niemczewski as managing director of Xchanging Broking Services (XBS).

In his new role, Niemczewski will be responsible for growing the Broking Services business with a range of new services to the market.

He will report into Paddy Byrne, executive director of Xchanging UK and will join the UK region senior management team.

Niemczewski was formerly CEO of the Specialities and Large Accounts Division of Marsh and prior to that held several positions at the Willis Group including COO of Willis International. He has also held senior positions in Axa and McKinsey.

Byrne said that he is delighted to welcome Artur to Xchanging. Artur brings with him an impressive track record and a breadth of experience in the insurance sector.

“I am in no doubt that Artur will significantly contribute to growing our presence in the insurance sector,” Byrne said.

XBS provides a full suite of broker operational services, including policy administration, claims and treaty processing, payment and settlement, and run off services. Formed in 2006, XBS now has nearly 1,000 employees located in specialist insurance processing centers in the UK and India.