Fields of Expertise: Relocation Specialist. Representation of Sellers &
Buyers. Probate and Trustee Sales. Residential Leases. Cross Cultural
Training. Fluent in English, French, German, Spanish
Area Covered: Peninsula from Burlingame to San Jose.
Licensed in the states of California (#01847917) and Oregon (#981000167 Inactive). Affiliated to NAR #709005828 and SILVAR.
Bio: : Jean-Luc grew up in France and Luxemburg. He graduated from Ecole
des Hautes Etudes Commerciales / HEC, Paris, with exchange programs at
UC Berkeley/Haas School of Business, and Cologne University, Germany. His
first career was Insurance Broker at Cabinet Diot SA in Paris, London and
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with later emphasis on political and credit risk
insurance. He then joined the Swiss commodity trading company Andre SA,
specializing in the negotiation of countertrade & barter transactions with
private and governmental organizations in Eastern Europe, Asia, Maghreb
and the Middle East. In 1998 he moved to the USA in Portland, OR where he
became a real estate broker and relocation specialist with Windermere Real
Estate, while managing the US representation of Galerie d'Art Sylvie Platini.
He moved in 2006 to Palo Alto and was an associate with Intero Los Altos and
Menlo Park before joining the Palo Alto office of Alain Pinel Realtors, now
Compass. Jean-Luc is a dual US & French citizen and lives in Palo Alto with
his wife Debbie and their son Peter.