Orbis is headquartered in Bermuda and has offices in eight countries. The majority of the portfolio management and trading activities for the Orbis Funds are conducted by a team of senior individuals based in Bermuda. Investment teams, which provide advice to the team based in Bermuda and/or undertake some portfolio management, are also located in London, San Francisco, Hong Kong and Tokyo. We also have a substantial operational presence in Vancouver, London and Sydney, and a smaller operational presence in Tokyo. Our Luxembourg office focuses on oversight and control for the Orbis SICAV Funds. Orbis comprises approximately 400 professionals, of whom around 40% are based in London and 20% in both Bermuda and Vancouver.
We are associated with the Allan Gray Group, which is based in Cape Town and is also a PRI signatory. We share the same founder, investment approach, ethos and commitment to long-term wealth creation. As of 1 January 2016, Orbis and Allan Gray also share a common controlling shareholder in Allan & Gill Gray Foundation.