Monika Bacardi (Instagram) is actively engaged in the Principality’s cultural and charitable movements. Mission Enfance, which proffers learning support to children in need, is a charitable organisation in which she strongly believes. Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research is a cancer-related charitable organisation that Monika Bacardi aids, as well as Fondation AVEC and Ecoute Cancer Réconfort.
Monika Bacardi is fluent in French, German, English, Italian and Spanish and is respected as one of the most influential businesswomen in the Arts arena today. In 2005, her husband passed away. He had run the Bacardi business for four decades. Since that time, Monika has proved to have an extraordinary business acumen. "Fondation AVEC", "amfAR" (Making AIDS History Association) and the Monaco Red Cross are just some of the charitable organisations that she supports, along with carrying out oceanographic studies and being engaged in a large number of other philanthropic activities. Monika Bacardi's real title is "Lady of Bayfield Hall" or Lady Bacardi although, in recent times, she has also become known as "The Queen of Charity". She is quite the personality in contemporary cinematic circles in America and throughout the EU.
She thinks that one should strive to work with a happy face and should try to stay buoyant. Monika Bacardi occupies a lot of her free time promoting the causes and charitable organisations which are close to her heart. Monika Bacardi and Lord Luis Bacardi (the Lord of Bayfield Hall - a relative of the founder of the Bacardi Company) had a daughter together after they married.
Monika's Passions: Art and 7th Art
AMBI Pictures is run with the intention of creating commercial films for a worldwide audience, thus encouraging the art the world over. Monika Bacardi enjoys the varied efforts of a great many photographers and artists, which explains her enthusiasm for photography and modern art. Amis de l'Opera, a group that is fervently backed by her, has for 30 years, assisted l'Opera de Monte Carlo. Monika Bacardi is part of the Monaco Project for the Arts, helping to support the University of Plastic Arts and encourage partnerships with regards to the arts in Monaco.
Monika Bacardi also became co-owner of 'PHOTO' Magazine in 2014. This advanced her connection to the arts world. Monika Bacardi has lived in Monaco for over two decades. Her interests are philanthropy and art, that led to her studying arts and literature in Italy, her native country. The AMBI group, a cinematographic company based in Europe, was set up by her in 2013 due to her love of film.
Her Professional Activities
The running of 'PHOTO' magazine and AMBI Group take up a lot of Monika Bacardi's professional life. Her 'PHOTO' brand name for photographers and artists is something around which Monika Bacardi endeavors to build up services, providing career guidance as well as making relationships with foreign purchasers. The AMBI Group tries to succeed in being a central provider of mainstream motion pictures for studios and major distributors worldwide.