Professor Hugh Williams

Professor Hugh Williams is an advisor, investor and former technology executive. He has advised investment firms and technology companies including Doordash, Ocado and ASOS. He is the co-founder of CS in Schools, a charity that is creating sustainable change in digital technology education in schools. He is also an Enterprise Professor at the Melbourne Business School and The University of Melbourne, and an Adjunct Professor at RMIT University. He was formerly a vice president at Google, where he led Google Maps, and he has also previously held senior roles at eBay and Microsoft.

Hugh has a PhD in Computer Science from RMIT University. Outside of work, Hugh is an obsessive fan of the Seattle Mariners and a 25+ year Richmond Tigers member.