About the Speaker
Director, Public Sector Scotland - SAS UK
Hugo is passionate about the role data, analytics and technology has in accelerating data-driven innovation from Advanced Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for civil and social benefit, particularly within Scotland, but also across the UK.
Hugo leads a team of specialists, working on a daily basis to simplify the process of turning data into actionable insight, improving outcomes and mitigating risks. He has rich and varied business background, including insurance broking, specialist underwriting and risk management, combining commercial acumen with an understanding of how technology delivers meaningful value. He led the partnership with, and has established SAS within, the Bayes Centre, University of Edinburgh, and is also based at SAS R&D Glasgow.