Paul Eardley-Taylor

Oil & Gas, Southern Africa

Paul Eardley-Taylor is responsible for Standard Bank’s Oil & Gas sector coverage activities for Southern Africa (11 countries), across upstream, midstream, downstream and services clients.

Paul has over 20 years of energy corporate and investment banking experience, covering the Oil & Gas and Power & Utilities sectors and has been based in Africa for 13 years.

From an O&G transactional perspective, Paul has been involved in multiple sub-sector assignments and financings including: Oil exploration and production; LNG (FLNG and land-based); Pipelines; Refineries; Import Terminals (Products and LPG); Downstream and Retail businesses.

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