This excerpt taken from the ABN 20-F filed Mar 31, 2008.
Jan-Peter Schmittmann is the Managing Board member responsible for Business Unit (BU) Netherlands. Appointed to the ABN AMRO Managing Board November 2007. Prior to the board appointment Jan-Peter Schmittmann was appointed Senior Executive Vice President (CEO) ABN AMRO Netherlands from October 2003. During his long-standing career within ABN AMRO he has worked in various parts of the business. He started as a Relationship Manager within the Investment Bank where he developed a centre of excellence in the Natural Resources financing sector (oil & gas), after which he became a Senior Corporate Finance Advisor in the M&A field. In 1993 he worked as Branch Manager in Bombay, India and in 1996 he was appointed Country Manager Singapore. In 1998 Jan-Peter Schmittmann was appointed Executive Vice President of the Special Credits Department of the Dutch Division. In January 2000 he has been appointed as one of the members of ABN AMRO’s overall strategic team. In June 2000 the ABN AMRO Board appointed him as Senior Executive Vice President, responsible for Consumer & Commercial Clients within Europe and which, since then, has expanded to include the Asia Pacific Region. In October 2001 Jan-Peter Schmittmann was appointed Senior Executive Vice President Private Clients Asset Management SBU/Private Clients and Consumer & Commercial Clients SBU/New Growth Markets. He has several directorships outside ABN AMRO which include memberships, amongst others, of the Boards of the Nederlandsche Vereniging van Banken, the Dutch Trade Board and the Richard Krajicek Foundation. He has a Master’s degree in Economics (1983), University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.