The U.S. head of a Singapore-based virtual currency exchange was found dead in Singapore last week, local media reported Thursday.
Autumn Radtke, 28, chief executive of bitcoin exchange platform First Meta, was found dead at the bottom of an apartment block, state television ChannelNewsAsia reported on its website.
It described her death as "an apparent suicide" and said she was "found lying motionless at the block's second-level parapet."
It said police had received a call Feb. 26 at about 7:05 a.m. seeking assistance at Block 8 Cantonment Close, an area close to the financial and business district and to Chinatown.
She was discovered dead at the scene by paramedics.
ChennelNewsAsia added police are investigating and preliminary investigations indicate foul play is not suspected.
The company posted a message on its website saying the "First Meta team is shocked and saddened by the tragic loss of our friend and CEO Autumn Radtke. Autumn was an inspiration to all of us and she will be sorely missed."