He was previously Series Director at the newly created film arm of The Economist –'Economist Films’. Hugo started his career as a BBC Trainee in 2001 and went on to work in news rooms in London (BBC and Sky News) and Australia (Seven Network and Network Ten). Since switching over to docs Hugo has Produced and Directed investigative documentaries and access docs for the BBC, Sky, Discovery (TLC), Channel five and Channel 4.

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