Matthew Hudson


Matthew Hudson is CEO and Founder of MJ Hudson. Matthew has over 30 years of Private Equity experience, both as a lawyer and as an investor. Matthew is a well-known industry figure, regularly speaks on new developments concerning the Alternative Assets industries, and has authored the leading text of “Funds: Private Equity, Hedge and All Core Structures”, published by Wiley Finance.

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

  • Founder of MJ Hudson
  • Co-founded the Private Equity Group of SJ Berwin
  • Re-established the O’Melveny & Myers London office, the leading US west coast law firm
  • Created the London office for Proskauer, a leading east coast US firm

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 IP spin-outs from universities
  • Co-founded Tower Gate Capital, making small cap investments
  • Coller Capital, the global Secondaries firm