- Managing Director
- T: +44 (0) 20 3727 1255
- F: +44 (0) 20 3727 1007
- 200 Aldersgate
- Aldersgate Street
- London, EC1A 4HD
- United Kingdom
- T: +44 20 3727 1000
- F: +44 20 3727 1007
- LL.B., University of Central Lancashire
- PgDip, Legal Practice, Nottingham Trent University
- Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
- Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
- Financial Investigations
- Forensic Accounting & Investigations
- Forensic Litigation Consulting
John Hudson is a Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Forensic and Litigation Consulting segment and is based in London. Mr. Hudson has nine years of experience of fraud investigations, financial investigations, forensic accounting, litigation and dispute advisory work.
Mr. Hudson was seconded to the Serious Fraud Office (“SFO”) in London for nearly three years to lead a team on a high profile multi-national investigation into alleged breaches of UN sanctions.
Since returning from secondment, Mr. Hudson has recent global asset tracing experience as part of the London team acting on behalf of the US trustee for the liquidation of a financial services company following the collapse of an alleged $65 billion Ponzi scheme.
Mr. Hudson has recently been leading a team to assist a UK subsidiary of a US listed company restate its financial statements following an investigation by the US Securities Exchange Commission.
He has assisted a company in verifying its revenues, costs and profits relating to projects connected with corruption payments made to foreign Government officials. He prepared a submission to the SFO on behalf of the company and attended a meeting with the SFO to present his findings.
Mr. Hudson has previously been appointed to carry out investigations into the affairs of companies on behalf of the Companies Investigation Branch of the UK Government’s Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.
Mr. Hudson also has experience of undertaking investigations into the activities, and conduct, of members and member firms of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, on behalf of the Accountants Actuarial Discipline Board (AADB).
Mr. Hudson has worked on a range of litigation and dispute advisory matters assisting domestic and international clients in commercial disputes involving intellectual property actions, breach of contract disputes, and IT installation disputes.
Through his litigation and dispute advisory assignments, Mr. Hudson has had exposure to a range of industries including merchandising, telecommunications, shipping, and oil and gas. Mr. Hudson has also assisted an international firm of accountants in its assessment of audit negligence claims made against it.
Mr. Hudson has worked on private investor disputes requiring the investigation of the application of funds by a multi-national group of companies and a critical assessment of their procurement processes. He has also been required to trace and restore assets used as security for a private investor loan by a company operating both in the UK and US.
Mr. Hudson obtained a bachelor of laws degree from the University of Central Lancashire and a diploma in legal practice from Nottingham Trent University Law School. He is a chartered accountant and an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and England and Wales.