Paul Higgins is a Futurist with Emergent Futures. Paul has been a dairy cattle veterinarian, an abattoir manager, a pork farmer, and an agribusiness consultant before becoming a futurist with Emergent Futures. He has also been involved in politics and agri-politics having been Chairman of the pork industry national body twice for a total of 10 years, and President of Country Labor in Victoria for 5 years. Paul is a graduate of the Leadership Victoria Program and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is also a guest lecturer at Victoria University on the disruptive effects of web technologies and a technology editor on Tumblr, the micro-blogging site that was recently sold to Yahoo for US$1.1 billion. Paul writes and presents regularly on future disruptions to business models, and consults to a range of organisations on how to think about the future. Paul is a Lead Partner for our inaugural investee, 100 Story Building. Paul’s SVP story can be found here.