Future Perfect Machine (FPM) develops partnerships and strategies to deliver innovative and sustainable solutions that benefit individuals, communities and society.

Recent efforts include 1) Artificial Intelligence market dynamics, 2) using Virtual Reality as a platform for education, the creative arts and 3) understanding the growth dynamics for digital assets, digital trade and more. 

Our team has strong business, investment and educational skills. While based in San Francisco, our perspectives are global.  


Paul Dravis, Partner, focuses on helping organizations address the changing  dynamics of finance, technology and the global economy.

  • He has worked with organizations such as the World Bank, JP Morgan, Microsoft Corp., SAP AG, Silicon Valley Bank, Government of Jordan,  Banc of America Securities, Robertson Stevens and Co. and others as a business strategist, investor, software developer and more.

  • His notable publications include: “Artificial Intelligence in Finance: The Road Ahead”, “Bitcoin, Digital Currency and the Internet of Money: Innovations in Global Commerce”, “Open Source Software: Perspectives for Development” for the World Bank and “The World Wide Web: Globally Connected Plain and Simple” for JP Morgan.

Evelyn Dravis, Partner, has extensive investment, asset management and banking experience

  • She focuses on leveraging innovations in digital commerce, fintech, and artificial intelligence to address the needs of underbanked consumers and small/medium businesses in Latin America

  •  Her background includes building and managing multi-asset investment platforms, business development, and client relationship management with institutional and entrepreneurial ultra-high net worth clients throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America

  • She has held diverse investment roles at ICONIQ Capital, Progress Investment Management, Allianz Global Investors and Citigroup