Paul Eardley-Taylor, Oil & Gas, Southern Africa, Standard Bank

Paul is responsible for Standard Bank’s Oil & Gas sector coverage activities for Southern Africa, across upstream, midstream, downstream, services and process industry clients. He has 19 years of energy corporate and investment banking experience, covering the oil and gas, power and utilities and renewables and carbon sub-sectors, and has been based in Africa for over nine years.

Prior to joining Standard Bank in 2009, Paul worked for HSBC for over 10 years and gained extensive experience of transactions across EMEA and select global markets in Asia and Australasia.

Paul holds degrees from Birmingham University; London University and a MBA from Henley Management College.  He is a Fellow of the Securities & Investment Institute, a member of the Energy Institute and has completed Harvard Business School’s Global Energy Seminar.

Paul is a panellist at the Africa Investment Exchange: Gas meeting at RSA House, London on 5-6 April.