Hugh is one of England's leading lighting designers with a prolific career spanning over twenty-five years and a string of West End and Broadway hits. He has designed more than 200 productions and been recognised with many awards including a TONY, three Oliviers and a Molière. 

Hugh is noted for his versatility, being equally at home designing intimate plays or large scale musicals as well as opera, ballet, exhibitions, special events and architectural projects.

He is an Associate Artist at the Old Vic.