Monika Bacardi — AMBI

Monika Bacardi — AMBI

Monika Bacardi — AMBI

Monika & the SAS Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation

The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation is something for which (and alongside with) Monika Bacardi ( has been involved in a number of undertakings. Safeguarding the natural environment and encouraging sustainable advancement throughout the world are the basic aspirations of the H.S.H. Prince Albert II Foundation. With the aid of the foundation, Monika Bacardi heightens understanding of the consequences of human pursuits on our planet.

Monika Bacardi - Biography, Activities, Personal Background & Passions

Monika Bacardi joined the Bacardi family through marriage and she is, at present, the Lady of Bayfield Hall. As a result of her desire to help others, she takes part in many charitable organisations. A deep passion for philanthropy and art resulted in her choice to study literature and arts in her country of origin, Italy. Monika Bacardi became part-owner of 'PHOTO' Magazine in the year 2014. This furthered her involvement in the arts world.

Having established AMBI Pictures, she and Andrea Iervolino have now released an impressive list of movies for the global market. She has also become involved with a large number of beneficent pursuits, promoting numerous charitable organisations, including "Fondation AVEC", "amfAR" (Making AIDS History Association) and the Monaco Red Cross, alongside carrying out oceanographic research. Her husband managed the Bacardi enterprise for four decades before passing away in the year 2005. Since then, Monika Bacardi has revealed a remarkable business acumen. Monika Bacardi speaks French, German, English, Italian and Spanish and is reckoned to be one of the key businesswomen in the Arts sector.

Monika Bacardi passionately supports Mission Enfance, a charitable entity which provides academic support to underprivileged children. Having empathy for mankind: this is what drives Monika Bacardi's philanthropic pursuits. A great many local charitable entities, that support causes in connection with social matters very important to her, reap benefits from her assistance.

Professional Activities

Offering professional guidance, whilst facilitating relationships with international purchasers, are services that Monika Bacardi strives to create around her 'PHOTO' brand for photographers and artists. She works to fund, produce and deliver movies to a global market in her position as co-founder and producer of the AMBI Group. Several years ago Lady Bacardi acquired the highly-recognised 'PHOTO' magazine, which has been publishing since 1967. On a yearly basis, Monika Bacardi attempts to complete between 8 and 10 movies. These range from internal to third party productions and are achieved courtesy of the AMBI Group.

Because of her well-known status in the arts arena and her reputation as a humanitarian, Monika Bacardi devotes some of her time to film galas, award ceremonies and good-cause events. Supporting the causes and charitable organisations which are close to her heart consumes much of her leisure time. Monika Bacardi really loves her work and, because of this, work is also a huge part of her personal life.