Doctor Hugo Schneider was a geneticist working for A.S. Industries . He was co-creator of the Bio-Suit alongside Alvin Severnya and Marvin Simmons .

He was also responsible for the creation of Glacia . He as killed by Severnya during his battle wih Nightfighter.

Schneider was vile, cruel, manipulative and incredibly arrogant. However he was also extremely intelligent and a polymath.