Who We Are
Hubble Studios was founded in 2012 to develop custom online education content and technology that would maximise learning impact and serve the missions of our partner institutions, foundations and clients.
Our teams of expert learning designers, creatives and software engineers work together to create bespoke edtech solutions, whatever your requirements. From simulating laboratory experimentation for high school students to teaching management skills to world-leaders or supporting ongoing learning in the workplace, we deliver innovative learning tools for every challenge.
We believe the most effective solutions come from working alongside our clients; immersing ourselves in your organisation to truly understand your specific needs.
The end result? Crafted, engaging solutions that can include videos, animations, simulations, readings, infographics, assessments and more – online learning that is intentional and purposeful.
MD & CEO
Co-founder of Hubble Studios, Hannes’ extensive experience in digital learning, organisational development and IT service delivery has been instrumental in driving the company’s growth and establishing its trustworthy reputation.
Hannes believes that learning, expressed through technology, has an incredible ability to produce meaningful impact for people.
Co-founder and advisor at Hubble Studios. Sam previously co-founded GetSmarter, widely acknowledged as a pioneering business in online education and grew it to a team of 300 people serving students in 149 countries.
Rob is a co-founder and advisor at Hubble Studios. He shares enormous expertise around the interface between partner businesses and leading universities, gained during his time as a cofounder at GetSmarter.
Rob is an advocate for purposeful education to drive social change.
Robert is a professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University and UNESCO Chair on Life Sciences and Social Innovation. He is also the faculty director and principal investigator of LabXchange.
Robert’s global point of view as an early pioneer in digital learning, having founded HarvardX (as part of the edX partnership between Harvard and MIT), informs Hubble’s world-class offerings.
Our Leadership Team
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Maximising organisational structure and delivering on business needs are key components of Samantha’s work at Hubble Studios.
She brings years of experience leading highly successful teams and is motivated by the company’s ability to scale excellent education while providing both the learner and the client with the best product possible.
CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Kat’s background in higher and online education includes devising, managing and executing projects and operations in small to medium to large education businesses, from designing programmes to setting them up operationally.
Kat is focused on establishing effective and successful learning initiatives for Hubble’s partner institutions.
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
With a background in software engineering and computer science, Ian works closely with the engineering, analysis, design and business development teams and is responsible for leading the overall technology strategy.
He is passionate about the way education and technology intersect because this crossover facilitates flexible learning and collaboration within geographies and communities.