The Team



Hugo Le Pomellec

Hugo Le Pomellec

Event Coordinator

Role at the Foundation

Hugo is an Event Coordinator within the Production Team, responsible for organising the different workshops, annual summit and other external event. This team of three liaise with the different projects and initiatives of the foundation to insure the best possible events anywhere around the globe.

Using his skills and interest in photo and video, Hugo gets involved in some parallel project and help for video shooting and editing.


Prior to joining the Foundation, Hugo worked for OC Sport (company originally created for Ellen MacArthur’s sailing project) as an Event Manager for the international sailing circuit called Extreme Sailing Series™. He has a Bachelor in Event and Communication from the IGC Formatives School in Rennes, France. In his spare time and when the waves are good you can be sure to find Hugo on the other side of the island on his surfboard or working on his VW van planning the next trip.