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The Oakmark Funds

111 South Wacker Drive, Suite 4600
Chicago, Illinois 60606
1-800-OAKMARK (625-6275)

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David G. Herro, CFA

Partner, Deputy Chairman, Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer - International Equity

  • Portfolio Manager of the Oakmark International Fund, the Oakmark International Small Cap Fund, the Oakmark Global Fund and the Oakmark Global Select Fund
  • Portfolio Manager of the International, International Small Cap, Global, Global All Cap, Global Concentrated and Japan Strategies
  • Vice President, Oakmark Funds
  • B.S., University of Wisconsin-Platteville, 1983
  • M.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1985
  • Portfolio Manager with The State of Wisconsin Investment Board, 1989-92; and The Principal Financial Group, 1986-89
  • 34 years investment experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 1992

News + Insights

David Herro Portfolio Manager on CNBC


David Herro on CNBC’s “Power Lunch” (03.25.20)

March 25, 2020

Portfolio Manager David Herro discussed on CNBC’s “Power Lunch” why he believes it is important for investors to not get so concerned about every...

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The Case for European Financials

March 24, 2020

The international team portfolio managers reflect on why we believe the Oakmark International Fund is positioned in strong banks in the European financials sector...

David Herro on CNBC


David Herro on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” (03.16.20)

March 16, 2020

Portfolio Manager David Herro shared why he thinks that given today’s share price movement, there is a chance to gently increase exposure to companies...

We do value investing differently

At Harris Associates, we don’t have an opinion about how equities will perform this year, if a recession will start or if the political parties will produce pro-growth candidates for 2020. As long-term investors, we don’t think it matters.