April 5 saw the 12th banker in recent months to pass away of ‘mysterious circumstances’, and his death also came at the expense of his wife and daughter. Jan Peter Schmittmann, former CEO of ABN Amro out of the Netherlands, was declared dead along with his immediate family, in what police are describing as a ‘family tragedy’.
Former ABN Amro Group NV Netherlands Chief Executive Officer Jan Peter Schmittmann, his wife and a daughter were found dead at their home today after a possible “family tragedy,” Dutch police said.
“The bodies of a father and mother and their daughter were found at the property” in the town of Laren, 32 kilometers (20 miles) southeast of Amsterdam, Dutch police said in a statement on their website today. Leonie Bosselaar, a police spokeswoman, said in a telephone call with Bloomberg News that the deceased were Schmittmann and two family members.