Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced Jan. 11 that Scott R. Hudson has joined Gallagher Bassett Services Inc. as its president and CEO.

Hudson will be responsible for leading this subsidiary’s worldwide property/casualty third-party claims management, loss control and administrative services efforts. He will also join the executive management committee as a corporate vice president. He brings more than 25 years of experience as a business consultant specializing in the insurance and financial services industries.