Addressed as His Royal Highness Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands
Constantijn Christof Frederik Aschwin
Date of birth
11 October 1969
Place of birth
(University Hospital) Utrecht
Former Queen (now Princess) Beatrix and Prince Claus (1926-2002)
Married to (Princess) Laurentien
Civil wedding took place at 17 May 2001 and the church wedding at 19 May 2001
Football, tennis, golf, skiing, drawing, photography, music, cooking and reading.
Special Adviser of the Vice President of the European Commission, Andrus Ansip, responsible for the Digital internal Market.
Vice-president of the international ‘circle of influencers for the Startup Delta’ an initiative to strength the business environment for start-ups in the Netherlands and attracting foreign buyers.
Temporary Edge Fellow at Deloitte’s Center for the Edge. In this position he advises on cooperation between the parties relevant to the innovation climate in the Netherlands and Europe.
Since June 2015 the prince will also work as a consultant
Chairman Advisory SIDN Fund
Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Foundation “The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration ‘
Chairman Prince Bernhard Fund for Nature
Member of Supervisory Board of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam
Honorary President of the Prince Claus Fund
Patron of the National Musical Instrument Foundation
Patron World Press Photo
Patron Dutch Violin Competitions Foundation