Graeme Craig: The man keeping TfL’s property arm on track

When Graeme Craig took on the role of Transport for London’s commercial development director in 2012, much of the job centred on the seemingly mundane task of keeping its network of car parks ticking over.

“When I started the role in commercial development the joke was I only did it on a temporary, part-time basis,” Craig says. “Initially the job was to continue running TfL’s car parks… We didn’t know what we owned back then, and we certainly didn’t have a strategy for making the most of it.”

Since then, Craig and TfL