WARSAW, June 30, 2023 – Capco, the global technology and management consultancy, has appointed Szymon Szmejter as Head of Insurance in its Poland business, based in Warsaw. Szymon will lead Capco’s Polish Insurance practice while also supporting other insurance-related opportunities and client engagements across Central Europe and beyond.
With a background in consultancy, sales, IT and operations across the insurance and banking sectors and wider financial Industry, Szymon brings almost 20 years’ experience to his new role. He has participated in and led a number of major transformation initiatives, with a focus in recent years on cloud computing and digital transformation.
Owen Jelf, Partner & Head of Central & Eastern Europe for Capco, said: “Insurance customers today expect more personalized, digital products and services from their providers. Insurers are consequently focused on how best to deliver more data-driven customer-centric offerings while also managing existing pain points in the areas of regulation, risk and cybersecurity. Capco is strongly positioned to help them transform these challenges into opportunities for future growth and competitive differentiation, and Szymon will be instrumental in ensuring we are at the forefront of that change.”
Andrea Lo Solfo, Managing Partner for Poland at Capco, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Szymon to the Polish leadership team. Szymon is an industry leader whose expertise will be invaluable as continue to deliver impactful insights and innovative solutions to our clients and further grow our business here in Poland.”
Szymon has previously held senior leadership positions at Expander Polska, Poland’s largest financial intermediary, where as a member of the Board he was responsible for key business areas including products development, sales and distribution, and new technologies, Prior to that role he was Head of Sales at Aviva Poland. Szymon holds a Master’s degree in Corporate Finance from SGH Warsaw School of Economics.
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