“Because they are called Rangoon, Bangkok or Saïgon, because they are situated on the Irrawaddy, the Menam or the Mehkong, those great turbid rivers, they are invested with the magic spell that the ancient and storied East has cast upon the imaginative West.”

W. Somerset Maugham

Sofaer & Co. reflects the spirit of “adventure”: curious, bold, open-minded. The same spirit that brought people from all corners of the world – Bagdad, Bombay to Birmingham – to Rangoon in the past and present, making this city one of the most vibrant centres of commerce and culture in the region.

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