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Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment Trust Plc

Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment Trust Plc

Sector: Unit Investment Trusts, Face-Amount Certificate Offices, and Closed-End Management Investment Offices Region: United Kingdom


: | London Stock Exchange: DNDL


Objective of Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment Trust Plc: The objective of Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC is to achieve long term growth from a portfolio of smaller companies in the United Kingdom.

About Aberdeen Asset Management Plc: Aberdeen Asset Management Plc is a global investment management group that manages assets for both institutional and retail clients from offices around the world. The company operates independently and only manages assets for third parties, allowing it to focus solely on their needs without conflicts of interest. Its clients access investment expertise across the three asset classes including equities, fixed income and property. The company was founded on July 1, 1983 and is headquartered in Aberdeen, UK.

Executives

Norman Yarrow, Independent Non-Executive Director
N M Yarrow CA, appointed on 21 May 1998, is a former director of NVM Private Equity, a director of Weldex (International) Offshore Limited, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and Scottish Civic Trust.
Alexa Henderson, Independent Non-Executive Director and Senior Independent Director
Aa chartered accountant with KPMG and Arthur Andersen in Edinburgh and Melbourne and was previously a director of the WM company, a Deutsche Bank company. Ms Henderson is currently a non-executive director and chair of the audit committee of Adam and Company and non- executive director of James Walker (Leith) Limited and is also a non-executive director and chairman of Scottish Building Society.
James Barnes, Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed on 1 December 2003, is the former Chief Executive of Dobbies Garden Centres and a former investment banker.
Chris Thomson, Independent Non-Executive Director
Head of SGPB Hambros, Scotland. Also founder and trustee of The Jamath Charitable Trust and secretary to The National Museums of Scotland Charitable Trust, The Edinburgh International Festival Endowment Fund and four other charitable foundations.

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