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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Lauren F. Northrop

Director, Marketing Operations

  • B.S., Stockton University, 1999
  • Manager, Marketing Operations with Harris Associates, 2015-18; Supervisor, Marketing Operations with Harris Associates, 2013-15; Client Relations Coordinator with Harris Associates, 2012-13; Sr. Marketing Administrator with Harris Associates, 2010-12; Client Service Administrator with Harris Associates, 2001-10
  • Joined the industry in 2001
  • Joined Harris Associates in 2001
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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.