Paul Eardley-Taylor

Paul Eardley-Taylor

Oil & Gas Coverage South Africa & 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, services and process industry clients.

Paul has 20 years of energy corporate and investment banking experience, covering the Oil & Gas, Power & Utilities and Renewables & Carbon sub-sectors, and has been based in Africa for 10 years.  Paul has extensive experience of the SA/Southern African energy environment, as adviser, banker and financier.

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/Australasia.

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