Darren is the Chief Operating Officer of Hugo, an emerging software company based in San Francisco. Previously, Darren was a lawyer in Minter Ellison’s property, infrastructure and construction team and a Commerce / Law graduate from the University of New South Wales.

Darren’s prior communal experience includes 12 years with the Community Security Group, participation in the first Observership Program on the board of JewishCare and as a member of JCA’s Engagement Working Group. He is a passionate supporter and contributor to the Australian Jewish community and brings a wealth of digital and legal expertise to the Y2i Board.

“Y2i is addressing one of our community’s most existential challenges in the most unique way. It’s a privilege to be driving transformation in how young members of our community engage and associate with their Jewish heritage, and the results thus far speak for themselves. Y2i is taking a 2019-centric view towards the future of the Australian Jewish community.”

“I see Y2i as an incredibly innovative approach to Jewish engagement amongst our future leaders. It’s an opportunity to invest in both Israel and the future of our thriving community.”