Hugo has over 15 years of creating and delivering funded and agile projects. A project manager and investor with specialist knowledge in technology start-ups and business acceleration. Using OSINT is a core part of his project management and investment checks. This ensures people and companies are who they say they are and markets for products and services exist. He is currently delivering the £9m Cyber Quarter facility for the West Midlands and actively building the community. He has also created and delivered projects like the £3.2M Innovation Engine programme for the West Midlands, and implementing distributed working environments, effective online collaboration spaces, innovation spaces and application development.