Which rabbi do the majority of sefardim follow? Or, do a majority of them not follow a single rabbi?
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As mentioned by Shalom, Rav Ovadia would probably be called the "Sefardi rav." Other Sefardi rabbis that people also follow such as:
While not all Sefardim follow him all the time, his word is definitely given a great deal of weight. Is that who you had in mind?
The Shulchan Aruch (written about 450 years ago) is usually used as a framework for Halacha today. Within it, Ashkenazim usually follow the notes of R' Moshe Issreles, but Sefardim follow its primary author, R' Yosef Karo.