Karma Samdup


Karma is co-managing partner of MJ Hudson Law and also heads up MJ Hudson’s venture capital practice. Karma has extensive legal and commercial experience advising clients across the venture spectrum. This includes advising new managers on launching venture capital funds, both onshore and offshore. Karma also advises FOs and other LPs on direct and indirect investments, and secondary transactions as well as PE & VC managers, angel networks, HNWIs and high-growth start-up companies.


Karma joined from CMS having spent 12 years there. During his time at CMS, Karma completed secondments with AIG, Chartis and Zurich Financial Services.

Education and Qualifications

  • Completed the GDL and LPC at the BPP Law School
  • Degree in Economics and International Studies from the University of Warwick.
  • Solicitor (England and Wales)

Recent Engagements


Karma climbed the Eiger for charity in his youth and won a Blue Peter gold badge for his efforts.