As an investor and entrepreneur, Huguet has been considered a pioneer in capital risk fund management and negotiation since 2003, as well as in Innovation projects in non-technological sectors, and the transfer of knowledge from university to civil society. He is the founder and chairman of the As-Innova innovation association, a business action committee formed of renowned scholars, consultants and businesspersons. The aim of As-Innova is to provide solutions to improve business innovation management in Spain. With As-Innova, Huguet has achieved resources worth more than 5 million euros from public administrations, venture capital funds and private investors, to finance innovative business projects.
In this field, he has founded and become a shareholder in over 10 innovative business projects, including:
Company created to publish a facsimile edition of Cathalonia Aeterna.
Founder and shareholder (50%). Innovative company in the cultural sector.
Founder and shareholder (90%). Technological and innovative project incubator in Andorra.
Shareholder (4%). Semantic interoperability company in the e-health sector.
Founder of this non-profit association, based on business development and innovation.
Founder and shareholder (85%). Innovation project in the publishing sector, a business that produces facsimile editions of illuminated manuscripts of Persian origin.
Shareholder (50%). Innovation project; business/school for restoring antique furniture.
Founder and shareholder (30%). Digital platform for the transfer of technology and patented knowledge.
Founder and shareholder (10%). Laboratory for developing dermo-cosmetic products.
Founder and shareholder (30%). Molecular development laboratory; owner of the patent for a molecule to eliminate pain in sporadic paediatric treatments.
Founder and shareholder (35%). A company that owns a patent for and produces specialised demineralised water for bottles (sold in 2007).
Founder and shareholder (66.6%). Technological and innovative project incubator.