Previously Hudson was head of government affairs at Ofgem where he trained in competition policy at the Office of Fair Trading and worked on a number of high profile anti-trust investigations in the energy sector. 
Hudson also worked as a parliamentary researcher in the House of Commons.
From SPAD to lobbyist role
Hudson has worked for heavyweight financial lobbying and PR firm Brunswick since leaving his government role in 2010. He advises clients on their financial, corporate and crisis communications, with a particular focus on the financial services and utilities sectors.