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Managing Director, Signal Point Partners

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Nick Hughes is one of the founders Signal Point Partners, a company established in 2009 to focus on mobile commerce opportunities in emerging markets. To date Signal Point?s portfolio includes a mobile healthcare business and two early stage financial service ventures, all of which use the mobile platform to bring innovative, customer-focused services to market.

Dr. Hughes was previously Head of Mobile Payment Solutions at Vodafone, where he founded the mobile payment service M-PESA, taking it from concept to deployment in several markets. In Kenya, M-PESA has attracted over 13 million subscribers since its launch in 2007, evolving from a simple person-to-person money transfer service into an m-commerce platform.

Dr. Hughes had been successful in raising a mixture of external and internal funding to support the early development of M-PESA and other mobile opportunities. He set up a new social innovation unit within Vodafone to identify and test early product concepts. His background includes work in the energy sector and in management consultancy.

In 2010 Mr. Hughes was a winner of The Economist?s Innovation Award for Social & Economic Impact.

Dr. Hughes holds a PhD in Applied Science and an MBA with distinction from London Business School.

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Nick Hughes

Managing Director, Signal Point Partners

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Nick Hughes Biography

Nick Hughes is one of the founders Signal Point Partners, a company established in 2009 to focus on mobile commerce opportunities in emerging markets. To date Signal Point?s portfolio includes a mobile healthcare business and two early stage financial service ventures, all of which use the mobile platform to bring innovative, customer-focused services to market.

Dr. Hughes was previously Head of Mobile Payment Solutions at Vodafone, where he founded the mobile payment service M-PESA, taking it from concept to deployment in several markets. In Kenya, M-PESA has attracted over 13 million subscribers since its launch in 2007, evolving from a simple person-to-person money transfer service into an m-commerce platform.

Dr. Hughes had been successful in raising a mixture of external and internal funding to support the early development of M-PESA and other mobile opportunities. He set up a new social innovation unit within Vodafone to identify and test early product concepts. His background includes work in the energy sector and in management consultancy.

In 2010 Mr. Hughes was a winner of The Economist?s Innovation Award for Social & Economic Impact.

Dr. Hughes holds a PhD in Applied Science and an MBA with distinction from London Business School.

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  • How to book Nick Hughes?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Nick Hughes for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Nick Hughes, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Nick Hughes or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Nick Hughes?

    Booking fees for Nick Hughes, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Nick Hughes, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Nick Hughes?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Nick Hughes for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Nick Hughes for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Nick Hughes or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Nick Hughes or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

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All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

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