Bede is the Co-Founder and CTO who leads the engineering, data science, and product teams. Fun fact: Shelf Engine is only his second job! Prior to launching Shelf, Bede worked at Microsoft as an engineer and managed engineering teams. His favorite project from his Microsoft days was working on augmented reality on the HoloLens team. Bede attended QUT in Brisbane, Australia, earning degrees in both Electrical and Software Engineering. He believes technology is a transformational tool able to solve the problem of food waste at scale. Bede’s favorite part about working at Shelf? The team. Bede is constantly inspired by working with such fantastically talented folks. When he isn't writing code you can find him hiking, skiing, kayaking, or playing ultimate frisbee.