The Oakmark Funds are advised by Harris Associates L.P. an autonomous subsidiary of Natixis Investment Managers, L.P.

Learn more about the principles and philosophy behind our funds at

Harris Associates

111 South Wacker Drive, Suite 4600
Chicago, Illinois 60606

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Rick Dercks

Director of Tax and Fund Administration

  • Vice President, Oakmark Funds
  • B.B.A., Accounting, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2008
  • Master of Accountancy, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009
  • Tax Senior Manager, Ernst & Young, 2009-19
  • 14 years business experience
  • Joined Harris Associates in 2019
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We do value investing differently

At Oakmark, 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.