Photo AMBI's Monika Bacardi and Andrea Iervolino: Changing the World, One Film at a Time

AMBI's Monika Bacardi and Andrea Iervolino: Changing the World, One Film at a Time

Monika Bacardi and the SAS Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation

The Principality of Monaco's cultural and humanitarian issues are things that Monika Bacardi ( is greatly involved in. She is an active supporter of the H.S.H. Prince Albert II Foundation. Heightening the awareness of the effect human activities have on the natural environment is something that Monika Bacardi strives to achieve by means of the foundation. Working to look after the environment and encouraging sustainable development throughout the world are things that the H.S.H. Prince Albert II Foundation strives to address.

Seventh Art and Art - Monika Bacardi's Passions

AMBI Pictures endeavors to make films for a worldwide audience, helping to increase the presence of the art the world over. Monika Bacardi is part of the Monaco Project for the Arts, helping to both support the University of Plastic Arts and establish partnerships in the arts in Monaco. A desire to encourage the success of aspiring film-makers was one of a number of reasons that she created AMBI Pictures, together with her love of "The Seventh Art".

She assists to raise resources for causes pertaining to social issues of importance to her by supporting a number of community charity organisations. Monika Bacardi is very involved with the Principality’s cultural and charity movements. Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research is a cancer-related charitable organisation that Monika Bacardi champions, as well as Fondation AVEC and Ecoute Cancer Réconfort.

"Fondation AVEC", "amfAR" (Making AIDS History Association) and the Monaco Red Cross are just some of the charitable organisations that she supports, along with conducting oceanographic studies and getting involved in a great many other philanthropic pursuits. 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 a personality in modern cinematic circles in the States and throughout the EU. A renowned and high-profile woman, she has made Monaco her home but also spends much time in other parts of Europe and in the United States. Monika Bacardi is fluent in French, German, English, Italian and Spanish and is regarded as one of the most influential businesswomen in the Arts arena today.

By means of the AMBI Group, Monika Bacardi strives to distribute between eight and ten movies each year, ranging from in-house to third-party creations. She works to create funding for, produce and distribute motion pictures to an international market in her role as co-founder and producer of the AMBI Group. Her 'PHOTO' brand for photographers and artists is something around which Monika Bacardi tries to build up services, providing vocational guidance whilst making contacts with global buyers.

Monika Bacardi - Biography, Activities, Personal Background & Interests

Her part-purchase of 'PHOTO' Magazine in 2014 furthered Monika Bacardi's connection to the arts sector. On account of her love of philanthropy, she is involved in many charities and non-profit organisations. Lady of Bayfield Hall is a moniker that Monika Bacardi inherited, after marrying into the Bacardi family.