Please join us this October at the Allan Gray and Orbis national roadshow. If you are a financial adviser, you can enjoy lunch as our senior staff discuss their respective portfolios and some of the headwinds we have been facing, including increased uncertainty around global trade and economic growth.

Check out the dates below and if you are able to attend, click here to send us an email and we will send you an invitation. As seats are limited, invitations can’t be passed on by email.

Can’t attend in person?

Due to past demand, we will be now live streaming our Sydney Forum on Thursday 31 October. If you can’t join us for lunch, please register for our webcast here. You can still ask our presenters your questions from the comfort of your desk. CPD points will also be awarded for those who view the entire session.

The important information

Registration for all lunches starts at 12.15pm for a 12.30pm start to the presentations. The lunches will conclude at 2.00pm.

Date Venue Speakers (see bios below)
Tuesday 22 October 2019 Brisbane – The Westin Hotel Dr Suhas Nayak and Charles Dalziell
Wednesday 23 October 2019 Perth – Fraser’s Kings Park Sudhir Kissun and Charles Dalziell
Thursday 24 October 2019 Adelaide – National Wine Centre Dr Suhas Nayak and Charles Dalziell
Wednesday 30 October 2019 Melbourne – Crown Towers, River Room Dr Suhas Nayak and Ben Preston
Thursday 31 October 2019 Sydney – Ivy Ballroom Dr Suhas Nayak and Ben Preston



More information

If you have any questions, please contact your local Relationship Manager who you can find here, or Client Services on 1300 604 604, or email


 Speaker bios

Dr Suhas Nayak joined Allan Gray in 2011 as an analyst. He was previously an engagement manager at McKinsey & Company where he worked from 2006 to 2011. Suhas holds a Bachelor of Science from the California Institute of Technology and a Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics from Stanford University.

Charles Dalziell, Bachelor of Commerce (Australian National University), Chartered Accountant (Australia and New Zealand), Chartered Financial Analyst. Charles joined Orbis in 2018. He is a member of Orbis’ team of investment counsellors and is responsible for servicing Australian institutional and retail clients. He has 23 years’ experience as an Australian equities analyst and portfolio manager, primarily with Sydney-based fund manager Maple-Brown Abbott Ltd.

Sudhir Kissun holds a Master of Science (Chemical Engineering) from the University of Natal (Durban) and is a CFA Charterholder. Before joining Allan Gray, Sudhir spent five years in senior corporate roles, as head of strategy at Mutual & Federal and principal investment officer at the Development Bank of Southern Africa. He began his career as a strategy consultant for 11 years and also spent a year as an investment analyst at Stanlib Asset Management.

Benjamin Preston, Master of Arts (Honours) in Mathematical Sciences (University of Oxford), Chartered Financial Analyst. Ben joined Orbis in 2000. Based in London, he leads the global sector investment team and is one of the stockpickers who directs client capital in the Orbis Global Equity Strategy.