Bernard Cragg, Associate, Criticaleye
Bernard joined the Board of Workspace Group in June 2003.
He is the Senior Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration and Nominations Committees.
Bernard is also Senior Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Mothercare Plc, and a non-executive director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Astro All Asia Networks plc, a company based in Malaysia.
He was recently appointed as a non-executive and Senior Independent Director of Progressive Digital Media Group plc.
He retired as Chairman of Datamonitor Plc, Chairman of i-mate plc and as a non-executive director of Bristol & West Plc in July 2007, November 2008 and October 2007 respectively.
He was also previously a non-executive director of Arcadia plc.
Bernard was Group Finance Director of Carlton Communications plc from 1987 to 2002, having joined the Company in 1985 as Group Financial Controller.
was fully involved in the development of the Company as well as leading its City and investor relations activities.
has considerable expertise of acquisitions and disposals.
He has a BSc Mathematics honours degree from Liverpool University and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PriceWaterhouse where he worked until 1985.
Bernard is a Criticaleye Associate.