Matthew Hudson

Matthew Hudson

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Matthew Hudson is an entrepreneurial lawyer, venture capitalist and builder of businesses. He is the Founder and CEO of MJ Hudson, a provider of full-range specialist advice and integrated services to the alternative asset management and investment industries. Through his leadership, MJ Hudson is now one of the largest independent regulatory platforms for asset management clients, especially alternatives. A lawyer by training, Matthew has more than 30 years of private equity experience advising businesses on alternative investments. He is a well-known industry figure and a regular speaker on new developments concerning the alternative asset industries. In addition, he authored the leading text of “Funds: Private Equity, Hedge and All Core Structures”, published by Wiley Finance.

Professional Experience

Matthew has helped build and manage four of the major Alternative Asset law firms:

Further, Matthew has also worked in four Private Equity houses:

  • Leveraged buy-outs for a group built within CSFB

  • Founded Far Blue Ventures, the Venture Capital house, backing UP spin-outs from universities

  • Co-founded Tower Gate Capital, making small cap investments

  • Coller Capital, the global secondary firm