Declan Canavan

Managing Director

Declan Canavan is Head of Business Development at MJ Hudson, and is responsible for client and product origination across business lines and geographies. Managing a team of five professionals drawn from internal teams and the broader alternative industry, Declan works closely with Heads of Business in identifying and on-boarding new client partners and new product development opportunities.




Declan is an experienced financial professional, having worked for twenty five years in Alternative Investments (hedge funds, private equity and private debt and real assets) as an investor, structurer and marketer. He has worked on the sell-side and buy side at JPMorgan Investment Bank and JPMorgan Asset Management.


  • BSc Economics – University of Bath, UK


Declan is a sporadic golfer, a ‘recovering’ skier, and a long suffering Manchester United fan. With an infant son, he is passionate about the environment, pollution and global warming, meaning he is delighted to be involved with MJ Hudson Spring.