Our Executive Team
The Executive Team is responsible for managing the business, day-to-day operational decisions and delivering the strategy set by the Board. They monitor customer and market trends, assess the implications and benefits of and approve asset management initiatives and capital expenditure and oversee talent development.
Graham Clemett BSc, ACA
Chief Executive OfficerView more Close
Graham Clemett joined the Board as Finance Director in July 2007 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2020. Previously he was Finance Director for UK Corporate Banking at RBS Group PLC where he worked for a period of five years. Prior to that, Graham spent eight years at Reuters Group PLC, latterly as Group Financial Controller.
Current external appointments:
Graham is a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee for The Restaurant Group Plc.
Chief Financial OfficerView more Close
Dave Benson joined the Group in April 2020 as Chief Financial Officer. He was previously Corporate Finance Director at Whitbread PLC. Prior to that, he held senior finance roles at Kier Group PLC and Keller Group PLC, having qualified as a chartered accountant at Deloitte.
Company SecretaryView more Close
Carmelina joined the Company as Company Secretary in March 2010.
Carmelina was previously Company Secretary of Electrocomponents plc.
Head of PeopleView more Close
Claire joined Workspace in 1995, initially as a centre manager before progressing to Portfolio Manager. In 2008 Claire became Head of Support Services and was responsible for Facilities Management, Security, Health and Safety and business centre support which included recruitment, training and improvements to service and quality control.
Claire was appointed as Head of People in April 2020.
Angus Boag MSc CEng MICE
Development DirectorView more Close
Angus Boag joined the Group in June 2007 as Development Director. He has extensive experience in property and construction management and was a principal consultant at PA Consulting Group. Prior to joining the Group he was at Manhattan Loft Corporation for 12 years joining as Development Director and then being appointed as Managing Director in 2001.
John Robson BA (Hons) MA MRICS ACSI
Asset Management DirectorView more Close
John joined Workspace in May 2008 as an Asset Manager. John is responsible for the asset management of the portfolio including lettings, lease renewals, refurbishments and facilities management. John was promoted to Head of Asset Management in February 2013 and Asset Management Director in October 2017. Prior to joining Workspace, John qualified as a chartered surveyor and worked for Legal & General Investment Management, London Merchant Securities and ING Real Estate.
Investment DirectorView more Close
Richard joined Workspace in November 2014 as an Investment Manager. He was promoted to Head of Investment in October 2017 and Investment Director in April 2020. Prior to joining Workspace, Richard qualified as a chartered surveyor and worked for Cushman & Wakefield Investors and LFF Real Estate Partners.
Chief Customer OfficerView more Close
Will joined the business on 20 April 2020, bringing a wide range of experience from over 20 years in Marketing. Having started his career in advertising, Will held a number of senior roles across digital media, FMCG, financial services and travel sectors. Prior to Workspace, Will was Marketing Director UK & Ireland at Hiscox during a significant period of growth for the insurer, and most recently was Chief Marketing Officer of Neilson Active Holidays.