Hugh Westbrook

Senior Product Owner, Sky

Hugh is Senior Product Owner for Sky News and Sky Sports.

He started with Sky News as an online journalist before moving into the product world, where he produced a number of interactive features, including the award-winning Fallen Heroes.

His focus is now on data projects, with a specialist focus on elections, where he manages the results data which appears across all Sky News platforms. Hugh led the development of the Royal Wedding Who’s Who project within Sky News.

This ground-breaking project used machine learning and facial recognition to provide live identifications of guests at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.