A former footballer with almost 200 English Football League appearances, Udo retired in 2000 and retrained as a lawyer, qualifying in 2008. Part of his role as an Associate involves advising high profile players on private client matters for Farrer & Co, the firm he has worked for since 2013,  after joining from Thomas Eggar LLP.

Along with Lord Ouseley, Udo’s contribution to his work with professional footballers and clubs was recognised with his nomination to the Football Black List.