Dimensional Fund Advisors
Austin Rosenthal, a vice president for Dimensional SmartNest, is responsible for the business development of Dimensional Managed DC, a managed account solution for defined contribution plans. As a product specialist, Austin is responsible for educating and supporting financial advisors, institutions, and consultants on the concept and benefits of Dimensional Managed DC.
Prior to joining Dimensional, Austin worked at Lincoln Financial Group in a variety of strategy, product management, and innovation roles. He also was a member of the investment committee for Lincoln's defined benefit and defined contribution plans. Before joining Lincoln Financial, Austin was a managing director of the team that built SmartNest at Integrated Finance Limited. He started his career in JPMorgan's investment banking organization, ending up as an associate focusing on financing mergers and acquisitions, and raising capital.
Austin earned a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated summa cum laude. He is a General Securities Principal and registered rep with FINRA, and holds Series 7, 24, 63, and 65 certifications. He is also a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor.