Paul Shapiro believes in the power of commerce to help solve many of humanity’s biggest problems. When he’s not hosting this podcast, he’s running a sustainable protein startup he co-founded to address concerns from climate change and poor public health to food insecurity and animal welfare. 

Paul’s the author of a bestselling book chronicling the entrepreneurs and investors racing to commercialize “clean meat” and is a four-time TEDx speaker. Prior to co-founding a plant protein company, he spent his career lobbying for better agricultural sustainability policies.