His Majesty King Willem-Alexander

On 30 April 2013, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander succeeded his mother as King of the Netherlands. The King is married to Queen Máxima. The royal couple have three daughters, Princess Catharina-Amalia (the Princess of Orange), Princess Alexia and Princess Ariane.

The King is married to Queen Máxima. The royal couple have three daughters, Princess Catharina-Amalia, Princess Alexia and Princess Ariane.

On 30 April 2013, King Willem-Alexander succeeded his mother, Princess Beatrix, as King of The Netherlands. Under the Constitution, the King, together with the ministers, makes up the government. The King represents the Kingdom of the Netherlands at home and abroad. Besides his formal duties, King Willem-Alexander works in the interests of the inhabitants of the Netherlands. As head of state, it is the King's task to unify, represent and encourage the people.