Drawing on a background in corporate investigations and the intelligence field, Hugo uses a range of open source research techniques and creative networking to support casework across a variety of sectors, including aviation and mining. Proficient in Farsi and Dari, and having lived and worked in Iran, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, Hugo brings a broad understanding of the Middle East’s commercial environment.
Prior to joining Raedas, Hugo worked in a number of investigative roles, most recently as an Iran analyst for Omni Advisory Group where he provided risk and security analysis. He holds a BA in History from SOAS and an MLitt in Iranian Studies from the University of St Andrews. He studied Persian languages at the University of Tehran.