72. to the Cannes film festival for The amfAR Cinema Against AIDS up to the year 2019 at the latest event, Antibes, France, 23. May 2019. Monika Bacardi set. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
MILAN (Reuters) – Monika Bacardi, is a member of the family to possess, the producer of the eponymous rum, is said to re, the Liechtenstein Foundation, which was blocked her attempt, the cards were shuffled the management team at spirit group, based on the detection of a struggle within the family.
The 3-billion-euro-revenue company that produces and sells a wide range of beverages as well as Martini vermouth and Bombay Sapphire gin, has a shareholders ‘ meeting on 18. To appoint June, the 14-member Board of Directors.
In a statement on Wednesday, the widow of Don Luis Bacardi — who was the great-grandson of the spirits, the group’s founder, said, Liechtenstein’s stone, based on the Bastille, which had refused to trust, your voting rights at the annual General meeting.
The trust since it was founded by Don Luis Bacardi, controls two companies, a 6% stake in Bacardi, LTD.
In the statement, Monika Bacardi, said she was brought against the list of candidates, the Chairman of Bacardi LTD., Facundo Bacardi, would add you to deny your support-and this list, which is an obstacle to his re-election on 18. June meeting.
“Bacardi LTD. the only multi-national companies in the world, where the majority of the shareholders are represented, of trusts, the Trustee of a vote against the instructions of the trusts’ beneficiaries, unconditionally, the support of the existing leadership team,” she said.
Bermuda-based Bacardi LTD. declined to comment on the subject.
Reporting by Francesca Landini; editing by Chizu Nomiyama