Mr. Perring, Mr. Bernarde and Mr. Lau are the founders of Viceroy Research. Viceroy was built upon a garage project started in 2016, where Mr. Bernarde and Mr. Lau provided due diligence support for international funds wanting to test their investment theses in Australia. Since taking an activist stance, Viceroy has developed a successful track record in identifying and reporting corporate impropriety and fraud in the USA, Europe, South Africa and Australia.
Mr. Lau is an engineer by trade, completing his Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Honors at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Mr. Lau was previously an engineer at an international construction company, based in Perth.