What is Princess Beatrice's job and is she married?

8 October 2018, 23:01 | Updated: 17 October 2018, 17:48

Princess Beatrice
Picture: Getty

By Tom Eames

Princess Beatrice of York is the eighth in line to the throne, and the eldest daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson.

With her younger sister Princess Eugenie will take the centre stage at her wedding on Friday, October 12, Beatrice will take on Maid of Honour duties on the big day.

Beatrice turned 30 earlier in 2018, but what does she do for a living and is she dating anyone? Here are all the important facts:

  1. Who is Princess Beatrice?

    Princess Beatrice (left) and Eugenie
    Princess Beatrice (left) and Eugenie. Picture: Getty

    The older sister of Princess Eugenie, Beatrice was born on August 8, 1988 in Portland Hospital, London.

    Her full name is Beatrice Elizabeth Mary, with both middle names referencing her grandmother’s full name. She is the Queen’s fifth eldest grandchild, and is eighth in line to the throne.

    Beatrice and Eugenie are the children of Prince Andrew, Duke Of York and Sarah, Duchess of York, though their parents split in 1996.

    In 2005, Beatrice revealed that she suffers from dyslexia, and has done since the age of seven.

  2. What is Princess Beatrice's job?

    Beatrice works for a US-based technology company called Afiniti, according to People.

    In 2016, it was reported that the royal’s Linkedin page revealed she worked as a research associate for Children In Crisis.

    Beatrice was also said to have worked for an investment firm for some time, before becoming an international production analyst at Sony Pictures.

    Also In 2016, the royal was reported to be looking to become a business consultant. Buckingham Palace said at the time: “Princess Beatrice continues to pursue a career in business.

    “Beyond this we have never commented on individual employers. We would not comment on how the princess is spending her private time.” 

  3. Who is Princess Beatrice's boyfriend?

    Princess Beatrice and Dave Clark in 2016
    Princess Beatrice and Dave Clark in 2016. Picture: Getty

    Princess Beatrice is thought to be currently single.

    She previously had a 10-year romance with Dave Clark, an executive for cab app Uber. However, their relationship came to an end in 2016. 

    Clark has since married girlfriend Lynn Anderson after a whirlwind romance of less than two years.

  4. What is Princess Beatrice's net worth?

    It is thought that Beatrice and Eugenie share a net worth of around £3.6 million.