Celebrated Presenter and Event Host Hugsy, started his TV Presenting career on the BBC as the anchor presenter for a series of Children’s Educational programs which led him to be snapped up to guest present on Nickelodeon. Hugsy went on to secure roles with SKYTV launching their gaming channels as well as roles with ITV 1 & 2, Live auction channels and various Shopping Networks. Outside of the U.K. Hugsy spend 4 years working with the entertainment Network as a Red Carpet Host. After a successful TV presenting career in the UK he moved to the UAE in 2006 for a role as a Radio host / Producer with the ARN Radio Network on Dubai 92.
Hugsy is widely regarded as the best Event Host and Emcee in the UAE clocking up over 8000 hours of Live Environment presenting experience built over a 20 year career. Hugsy has become the go to presenter for global brands across the UK, Europe, USA and Middle East for their Corporate Events, Music Festivals, Awards Ceremonies and product launches.
Hugsy’s natural charm and warmth on stage has seen him win the lead host roles with the UAE’s biggest Live events including; F1 Abu Dhabi, Dubai Jazz Festival, Gitex, Dubai International Motor Show, Christmas Festival, Fitness Festivals and Taste food Festivals to name but a few.
Hugsy launched his own high fashion label in 2018 called UDDA. His brand Specialises in exquisite lamb leather jackets. Hugsy has designed the UDDA Classic Collection and a Couture line called UDDA Elite that have already becoming a firm favourite with celebrities and sports stars across the UK and USA. UDDA has already graced the covers of several high fashion magazines, The Voice UK and even Queen Elizabeths 92nd Birthday party celebration at the Royal Albert Hall. Hugsy also launched the ‘THINK OF UDDAS’ jackets in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Globally