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Chris Frochaux

Chris Frochaux

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I started out as an attorney in Switzerland and worked for the Swiss Bank Corp. in Geneva before joining the International Committee of the Red Cross as a delegate. Was sent to Argentina where I visited political prisoners and drafted reports about detention conditions. After getting married, I moved to the Republic of Panama where I managed several companies such as a liquor manufacturing plant, a rice mill and a ceramic tile manufacture. Moved to Miami and then to New York. Directed the International Office of Panama Maritime Authority. Hold real estate broker licenses in the states of NY, FL, as well as in the Republic of Panama. I am perfectly fluent in English, Spanish and French and speak other languages to a lesser extent. I enjoy the opportunity to act as a bridge between cultures. I have been a broker associate with Semusa Realty (Panama City, Rep. of Panama) for the last five years. I love my job. I love Panama, and my Panamanian wife...
Where I’m From
Switzerland
Where I Live Now
Panama City, San Francisco neighborhood
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Panama
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Panama
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The worst reason to retire to Panama is based on out-of-date information found all over the Internet... Many things are true and likely to remain so. For example, there are no hurricanes in Panamá, the political system is stable, Panama doesn't print cu... Read More
Is Panama cheap? This is perhaps the most important of all questions... because if you're considering moving to Panama only because it's cheap, then you're likely to be disappointed! Cheap is a very relative word, like "hot" or "col... Read More
In Panama, only legal residents may own and/or carry guns, as opposed to visitors and tourists. Therefore a foreigner can apply for gun ownership once he or she has satisfied immigration requirements and obtained legal residence. Since Panama has neither an army n... Read More
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Many, many years ago, back when they still printed Newsweek and we managed to live without iPhones, I was leading a quiet existence in Geneva, minding my own business, when my friend Dr. César Pereira Burgos introduced me to Rita, a bright young diplomat and my futur... Read More

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