James Black appointed to lead Australian operation

James Black has today been appointed as GM Australia for Figured.

James brings extensive Australian agribusiness and digital disruption experience having previously established and run the successful online agri retail start-up www.agsure.com.au, a wholly owned subsidiary of ASX listed Elders Limited. Having grown up as the fourth generation on a cropping and livestock stock operation in South Australia, James has a deep understanding of the Australian farmer and has been at the forefront of identifying emerging trends and capturing the opportunities these represent for digital disruptors such as Figured.

James is the first employee for Figured in Australia and will lead the expansion of the Figured business into the Australian market.