Bede is a practising Solicitor and Managing Partner of Tobin King Lateef Solicitors and Notaries. He has extensive legal expertise in the commercial and property sectors and in managed investments/compliance areas. He is a member of a number of compliance committees for Pinnacle Funds Services Limited and Channel Investment Management Limited. He is a Director of SIV Capital Limited (formerly Silver Chef Limited).
He has recently ceased acting as a Trustee of QSuper and has also resigned as a Director of its subsidiary companies. Bede is an Associate Member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has been a Director of Firstmac Limited since 7 January 2004.