The groom studied at the University of Edinburgh and obtained an MBA from Oxford University. He was born in Paris. Albert works for the department store chain C&A, which is owned by his family.
Princess Maria Carolina was born in Nijmegen. she studied political science at Amsterdam University. Later on, Maria Carolina attended Harvard University, where her father taught for many years. She also attended Oxford University and studied Forced Migration. She now works for the UN in Geneva.
No date for the wedding was given yet.
Princess Irene of the Netherlands and Princess Maria Carolina