Will HomePod work as a HomeKit hub, similar to iPad or Apple TV 4th generation?

HomeKit hub is required for automation or out of network notifications.
Can HomePod be purchased to be a hub for home app enabled accessories?

Lutron Caséta Wireless Smart Lighting In-Wall Dimmer Kit (HomeKit-enabled)

Lutron Caséta Wireless Smart Lighting In-Wall Dimmer Kit (HomeKit-enabled)

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