Micaela is the youngest daughter of Avram Goldstein-Goren and Stella Cukier; she was born in Milan. As a Board Member, since 2002 she has filled the role of Finance Manager and Administrator of the Cukier Goldstein-Goren Foundation. Micaela is also a Board Member of the Jerusalem Foundation, Vice President of the Board of CDEC (Centro Documentazione Ebraica Contemporanea) since 2003, and Board Member of the Memoriale della Shoah. She is also involved in cultural Foundations as a Board member of Poldi Pezzoli Museum since 2002 and was a Board member of Accademia Arti e Mestieri della Scala 2001-2005.
Micaela Graduated in Lettere e Filosofia at Università Cattolica, Milan, and after a Master in Retail Management in Boston, Mass. developed an entrepreneurial career opening her textile buying office in Milano from 1978 to 1995, when she ran for and was elected to the General Assembly of Regione Lombardia 1995-2000. In 2001 she started working with her father Dolphy in financial management, learning from him or, as he likes to say, “stealing his secrets.”. In May 2006 she ran for, and was elected to, a 5-year term as Borough President of the Center of Milan.
Micaela has been married since 1973 to Michele Monti, an Italian lawyer, LL.M Harvard, whose career includes positions as General Counsel of IBM Italy, founding partner of Andersen Legal, General Counsel of the Italian Stock Exchange, Board member of several companies including the London Stock Exchange Plc; Cassa di compensazione e Garanzia SpA; Monte Titoli; MTS SpA.
They have 3 children and 7 grandchildren.