List of Presidents of Panama

S.No Name Birth Place Tenure Party
1 Juan Carlos Varela Panama City, Panama 1 July 2014 – Incumbent Panameñista Party
2 Ricardo Martinelli Panama City, Panama 1 July 2009 – 1 July 2014 Democratic Change
3 Martín Torrijos Chitré, Panama 1 September 2004 – 1 July 2009 Democratic Revolutionary Party
4 Mireya Moscoso Pedasi, Panama 1 September 1999 – 1 September 2004 Panameñista Party
5 Ernesto Pérez Balladares Panama City, Panama 1 September 1994 – 1 September 1999 Democratic Revolutionary Party
6 Guillermo Endara Panama City, Panama 20 December 1989 – 1 September 1994 Panameñista Party
7 Francisco Rodríguez N.A. 1 September 1989 – 20 December 1989 Democratic Revolutionary Party
8 Manuel Solís Palma Los Santos Province 26 February 1988 – 1 September 1989 Democratic Revolutionary Party
9 Eric Arturo Delvalle Panama City, Panama 28 September 1985 – 26 February 1988 Republican Party
10 Nicolás Ardito Barletta Vallarino Aguadulce 11 October 1984 – 28 September 1985 Democratic Revolutionary Party
11 Jorge Illueca Panama City, Panama 13 February 1984 – 11 October 1984 Independent
12 Ricardo de la Espriella Panama City, Panama 31 July 1982 – 13 February 1984 Democratic Revolutionary Party
13 Aristides Royo La Chorrera, Panamá Province 11 October 1978 – 31 July 1982 Democratic Revolutionary Party
14 Demetrio B. Lakas Colón, Panama 19 December 1969 – 11 October 1978 Independent
15 Bolivar Urrutia Parrilla Las Tablas, Panama 12 October 1968 – 18 December 1969 National Guard
16 Arnulfo Arias Penonomé, Coclé Province, Panama 1 October 1968 – 11 October 1968 Panameñista Party
17 Marco Aurelio Robles Aguadulce 1 October 1964 – 1 October 1968 National Liberal Party
18 Roberto Francisco Chiari Remón Panama City, Panama 1 October 1960 – 1 October 1964 National Liberal Party
19 Ernesto de la Guardia Panama City, Panama 1 October 1956 – 1 October 1960 National Patriotic Coalition
20 Ricardo Arias Washington, D.C 29 March 1955 – 1 October 1956 National Patriotic Coalition
21 José Ramón Guizado N.A. 2 January 1955 – 29 March 1955 National Patriotic Coalition
22 José Antonio Remón Cantera Panama City, Panama 1 October 1952 – 2 January 1955 National Patriotic Coalition
23 Alcibíades Arosemena Los Santos Province 9 May 1951 – 1 October 1952 Authentic Revolutionary Party
24 Arnulfo Arias Penonomé, Coclé Province, Panama 24 November 1949 – 9 May 1951 Panameñista Party
25 Roberto Francisco Chiari Remón Panama City, Panama 20 November 1949 – 24 November 1949 National Liberal Party
26 Daniel Chanis Pinzón Panama City, Panama 28 July 1949 – 20 November 1949 National Liberal Party
27 Domingo Díaz Arosemena Panama City, Panama 7 August 1948 – 28 July 1949 National Liberal Party
28 Enrique Adolfo Jiménez Panama City, Panama 15 June 1945 – 7 August 1948 National Liberal Party
29 Ricardo Adolfo de la Guardia Arango Panama 9 October 1941 – 15 June 1945 Independent
30 Arnulfo Arias Penonomé, Coclé Province, Panama 1 October 1940 – 9 October 1941 Panameñista Party
31 Augusto Samuel Boyd Panama City, Panama 18 December 1939 – 1 October 1940 National Revolutionary Party
32 Ezequiel Fernández Penonomé 16 December 1939 – 18 December 1939  
33 Juan Demóstenes Arosemena Panama City, Panama 1 October 1936 – 16 December 1939 National Liberal Party
34 Harmodio Arias Madrid Penonomé, Coclé Province 5 June 1932 – 1 October 1936 National Revolutionary Party
35 Ricardo Joaquín Alfaro Jované Panama City, Panama 16 January 1931 – 5 June 1932 National Liberal Party
36 Harmodio Arias Madrid Penonomé, Coclé Province 3 January 1931 – 16 January 1931 National Revolutionary Party
37 Florencio Harmodio Arosemena Panama City, Panama 1 October 1928 – 3 January 1931 National Liberal Party
38 Rodolfo Chiari Aguadulce 1 October 1924 – 1 October 1928 National Liberal Party
39 Belisario Porras Barahona Panama City, Panama 1 October 1920 – 1 October 1924 National Liberal Party
40 Ernesto Tisdel Lefevre N.A. 30 January 1920 – 1 October 1920 National Liberal Party