Hugsy is back for his 9th year as Mainstage host at Taste of Dubai.
With his sharp whit and electric personality Hugsy has become a crowd favourite at the Festival, his famous dance offs for huge prizes will of course be back this year.
Hugsy started his career as a Fashion Model at age of 15 working for major fashion brands across the globe on run ways and advertising campaigns in the late 90’s found him self being offered a role on the BBC as a TV presenter and so the career he has now mastered was born. Since then Hugsy has worked for ITV, SKY TV, E! and several global gaming TV channels as well as hosting major events like F1 Abu Dhabi, Champions League Final Fanzones and of course his favourite festivals Taste of Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Now with over 8000 hours and 20 years of Live TV and Live Environment presenting under his belt, Hugsy has become the go to presenter for brands and events across UAE, UK And USA.
In 2017 Hugsy launched his own Fashion Brand called UDDA that specialising in exquisite lamb leather jackets that have been certified as 100% sustainable and environmentally friendly www.uddajackets.com