Value investing redefined

The Oakmark family of mutual funds is an extension of Harris Associates’ value-focused approach to investing. For more about our selection of funds, visit

The Oakmark Funds

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

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John J. Kane

Chief Compliance Officer of the Oakmark Funds

  • B.A., Benedictine University (formerly Illinois Benedictine College), 1993
  • M.B.A., Northwestern University, 2003
  • Senior Director, Operations with Harris Associates, 2019; Director, Operations with Harris Associates, 2016-19; Director, Global Investment Services with Harris Associates, 2009-16; Manager, Fund Accounting with Harris Associates, 1999-2009; Supervisor, Mutual Fund Accounting with Harris Associates, 1996-99; Account Assistant with Harris Associates, 1993-96
  • 30 years business experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 1993
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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 during the next election cycle. As long-term investors, we don’t think it matters.