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Dimensional Funds PLC
02 September 2016




For Immediate Release                                                                                             02 September 2016



Dimensional Funds plc (the Company)




Re:  Appointment of Director



The directors of the Company wish to announce the appointment of Gregory Hinkle to the board of directors of the Company with effect from 29 August 2016.


Gregory Hinkle is chief financial officer, treasurer, and vice president of Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (Dimensional), a position he has held since July 2016. From August 2015 he was controller and vice president of Dimensional.  Prior to joining Dimensional, Mr. Hinkle served as vice president of    T. Rowe Price Group, Inc., director of investment treasury and treasurer of the T. Rowe Price Funds from March 2008 to August 2015, and Product Tax Director from December 2007 to March 2008. He was also a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, specialising in the investment management industry and working with both private and public asset management firms and real estate firms.     Mr. Hinkle holds a BA in economics, cum laude, and a master of accounting from Rice University. 

Gregory Hinkle has never:


(i)   had any unspent convictions in relation to indictable offences; or


(ii)    been a director of any company or partnership which, while he was a director with an executive function or  partner at the time of or within the 12 months preceding such events, been declared bankrupt, went into receivership, liquidation, administration or voluntary arrangements; or


(iii) been subject to any official public incrimination and/or sanctions by statutory or regulatory authorities (including designated professional bodies); or been disqualified by a court from acting as a director of a company or from acting in the management or conduct of affairs of any company.








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