Monika Bacardi on Strikingly

05.07 2017
Monika Bacardi on Strikingly

Biography, Activities, Personal Background, Passions

Monika Bacardi ( also became co-proprietor of 'PHOTO' Magazine in the year 2014. This furthered her connection to the arts sector. She is a native of Italy. Having uncovered a deep love for art and philanthropy, she studied literature and arts there. Thanks to her desire to help others, Monika Bacardi participates in many non-profit organisations and charitable organisations.

Monika Bacardi and Charity Movements

Monika Bacardi is actively engaged in the Principality’s cultural and charitable activities. Monika also supports the health of young ones via AMADE-Monaco (Association Nationale Monégasque des Amis de l'Enfance). Educational support for underprivileged children is provided by Mission Enfance. Monika passionately stands by this charity. Monika Bacardi is supportive of a few of the varied cancer-related charities, such as Fondation AVEC, Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research and Ecoute Cancer Réconfort.

Monika Bacardi heightens awareness of the consequences of people's pursuits on our planet via the foundation. The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation is something for which (and alongside with) Monika Bacardi has participated in a number of projects. The H.S.H. Prince Albert II Foundation aims to take care of the environment and to promote sustainable advancement throughout the world.

Monika Bacardi's Personal Life

Monika Bacardi spends a lot of her down time promoting the causes and charitable entities which happen to be to her liking. She likes to express her profound sensitivity to ecological and social issues in many facets of her life. Lord Luis Bacardi (Lord of Bayfield Hall) was a descendant of the originator of the Bacardi Company. He and Monika Bacardi married and had a daughter together.

In 2005, Monika Bacardi's husband passed away. He had run the Bacardi business for 4 decades. Since then, Monika has proved to have an impressive business acumen. She is a high-profile, well-known personality who, despite living in Monaco, also spends much of her time in other parts of the European Union and in the United States. Monika Bacardi speaks French, German, English, Italian and Spanish and is reportedly one of the key businesswomen in the Arts world. "Fondation AVEC", "amfAR" (Making AIDS History Association) and the Monaco Red Cross are just some of the many charitable organisations that she supports, along with conducting oceanographic research and getting involved in several other philanthropic pursuits.

Monika's Passions: Art and 7th Art

l'Opera de Monte Carlo has been aided by Amis de l'Opera (an organisation that Monika Bacardi fervently supports) for over thirty years. Cinema is a medium that can offer the opportunity to deliver diverse messages to a wide variety of audiences: this is the conviction of Monika Bacardi. She holds the opinion that cinema has the capacity to transform the world. One of the reasons she set out to create AMBI Pictures is that she wanted to encourage young filmmakers, due to her passion for "The Seventh Art" (Cinema).