Paul Lucraft

Paul Lucraft is a Mid Sussex District Councillor and Haywards Heath Town Councillor for Haywards Heath - Lucastes and Bolnore ward elected in May 2023.

Paul has lived in the Haywards Heath area in Mid Sussex since 1990. Paul read Economics at Queen Mary London University and then trained and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Touche Ross (now Deloitte) before then working in banking and payments and financial services for over 30 years.

He has detailed knowledge of cards payments with experience in the retail banking industry having worked for TSB and Lloyds Banks for 12 years and for MasterCard for 10 years where he rose to General Manager of the UK and Ireland region.

He now works as a business adviser / consultant with franchise: Expense Reduction Analysts. Paul has experience in banking and payments, fraud and risk management, business strategy and planning, financial evaluation, public affairs and public relations at senior level.