Robert Strauss, CFA®

Senior Portfolio Manager, Investments

Chartered Financial Analyst
FINRA Series 7 & 63 licensed
B.S. (Business Administration), University of South Carolina

Robert Strauss joined the former Heritage team in 2018 and brings more than 20 years of experience in the investment industry. He serves as senior portfolio manager for Argent Trust Oklahoma. Prior to Heritage, Robert served as Managing Director at Stephens, Inc. in Little Rock, AR focusing on equity product management and capital markets. He also was an Investment Manager on the buy-side for more than 12 years with both Friess Associates, the then Manager of Brandywine Funds, and with Greenville Capital Management (GCM) in Greenville, Delaware. He served as Senior Equity Analyst and CIO/Portfolio Manager at Friess and GCM respectively. Robert Strauss also was a Vice President, Equity Research at Wachovia Securities in Charlotte, NC.

A South Carolina native, Robert holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Economic Security and Risk Management from the University of South Carolina. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder and is FINRA Series 7 & Series 63 licensed.

He and his wife, Cheryl, have three daughters, Olivia, Emily and Lena, and a son, Thomas. In his free time, Robert enjoys any physical and outdoor activity, especially working out, researching investment ideas, and being with the family.



Oklahoma City

621 N. Robinson Suite 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

(405) 848-8899

Ponca City

400 E. Central Suite 406, Ponca City, OK 74601

(580) 765-8899

621 N. Robinson Suite 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

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Investment Management

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