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)

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

Robert F. Bierig

Partner, Portfolio Manager and U.S. Investment Analyst

  • 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
  • 22 years investment experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 2012

News + Insights


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.