Hugh Williams - Senior Adviser - Permira

Hugh Williams

Senior Adviser

Hugh is an advisor, investor, and former tech executive.

Through his advisory practice, he has worked with companies such as Doordash, Moonpig, and Ocado. He is also the co-founder of CS in Schools and a Professor at the Melbourne Business School.

Hugh was formerly an engineering vice president at Google and has also previously held senior product and engineering roles at eBay and Microsoft.


He has a PhD in Computer Science from RMIT University and is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.