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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)

Robert Bierig - Partner, Portfolio Manager and U.S. Investment Analyst- portrait

Robert F. Bierig

Partner, Portfolio Manager and U.S. Investment Analyst

  • Portfolio Manager of the Oakmark Fund and Oakmark Select Fund
  • Portfolio Manager of the U.S. Equity and U.S. Concentrated Strategies
  • Vice President, Oakmark Funds
  • B.A., Duke University, 2000
  • Managing Principal at Amethyst Capital Management, 2011; Managing Director at GEICO Investments, 2007-10; Investor at Frist Capital, 2005-07; Investment Analyst at ESL Investments, 2002-05; Investment Banking Analyst at Morgan Stanley, 2000-02
  • 23 years investment experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 2012

News + Insights

Robert Bierig


Why Stocks Are Safer Than Cash

December 7, 2020

Portfolio Manager and U.S. Investment Analyst Robert Bierig shares why it can be safer to invest in stocks than a money market fund for...

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.