Our Team

Max Burrow, BSc (Hons)

Operations Manager

Max is 5 Capitals’ Operations Manager and an experienced Environmental Consultant based in Dubai with coverage of 5 Capitals’ domestic & international operations. Experienced in the management and technical/undertaking/preparation of environmental & social studies, systems, plans, audits and due diligence; Max has worked on a variety of projects, business programmes, acquisitions and government strategies. Such work has ranged from multi-billion dollar industrial developments and major infrastructure projects to bespoke ESG risk identification processes for corporate acquisitions and asset compliance management.

Max’s work at 5 Capitals has covered the MENA, Sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia regions, primarily on projects seeking international finance and planning approvals from an environmental and social perspective. Such work has a large emphasis on project compliance with lender requirements (e.g. Equator Principles, OECD, WB/IFC, EBRD), as well as local regulatory requirements.

Hailing from Exeter (UK), Max read Environmental Management at The University of Birmingham (UK) and spent several years working in the roads & highways sector on behalf of the UK’s Highways Agency and private developers before joining 5 Capitals.