Hugh has wide experience of the design and implementation of information technology infrastructure. He uses his broad technical, project and consulting skills to ensure that clients’ IT infrastructures support the clients’ IT strategies, projects and architectures to support business needs at minimal technical risk. Previously, Hugh was a Distinguished Engineer with IBM and European Vice President of the IBM Academy of Technology.
He was the most senior technical employee in the Strategic Outsourcing Delivery organisation in Europe, with a troubleshooting role across IBM’s IT outsourcing accounts in Europe and an emphasis on facilitating the development of the organisation’s technical community.
Hugh is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the British Computer Society, a Chartered Engineer and an Open Group Certified IT Architect. In April 2012, Hugh was appointed a Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor in the Department of Computer Science at University College London.