Max Birley

Taipan Resources Inc.

Max Birley obtained his degree in geological geophysics from Reading University. Since leaving university has worked as an explorer for Premier Oil, Marathon Oil, Oil Search, Jubilant Energy and now Taipan Resources. Max has lived in 11 countries and worked in many more. During his 30 year career he has also managed production and development assets in Pakistan, Equatorial Guinea and India. Now the CEO of Taipan Resources he is based in Nairobi and is focussed on East African exploration. As operator of Block 2B in NE Kenya Taipan through its subsidiary Lion Petroleum Corp are currently planning to drill a 3000m exploration well which is an analogue of the recent Tullow discoveries in the Lokichar Basin

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