Kate Beddoe

Governance profile

Kate Beddoe is the Chief Risk Officer joining Silver Fern Farms in October 2020.

Prior to joining Silver Fern Farms Kate has held a number of leadership roles including Chief Risk & Sustainability Officer for Vector Ltd for eight years, Vice President Risk & Sustainability for the AMCOR global business and Strategic Risk Manager at Toyota Australia. Kate’s original training was as a lawyer and she practiced law for some years before moving into corporate roles.

Kate brings her unique perspective from working in a range of industries which include professional services, agriculture, manufacturing and utilities, both nationally and internationally. Kate is a faculty member of the Cambridge Institute for Sustainable Leadership, Business & Sustainability Executive Leadership Program (Melbourne).