February 1, 2011 – Global executive search firm Amrop has opened a new office in Panama, expanding the organization’s presence to 14 offices in Latin America. The office is led by Rebeca de Rojas, managing partner. Ms. de Rojas is an experienced banker who worked for 25 years with Chase Manhattan Bank and J.P. Morgan Chase as executive recruitment manager and director of private banking international in Panama. The office will provide executive search services to a range of clients, with particular focus in the banking/financial services, consumer goods and retail sectors. Ulrich Dade, Amrop chairman, said: “Amrop’s board is happy to welcome our newest member firm in Panama. With the backing of our partners in Peru, Panama promises to grow into an important presence in Amrop’s Latin America region, dedicated to the highest quality executive search work for which Amrop is known.” Amrop, with 89 offices in 57 countries, is a grouping of independent executive search firms providing services in executive search, management assessment and board consulting.