When was Edoardo and Princess Beatrice’s first public appearance as a couple?
Edoardo and Princess Beatrice made their first public appearance at the National Portrait Gallery’s 2019 Gala in March this year.
The couple posed for several photos together and appeared to be very happy.
How did Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi meet?
People reveals that they've been acquaintances for quite some time.
Edoardo (who goes by Edo) was the stepson of Christopher Shale - a close friend of former Prime Minister David Cameron - who died at the Glastonbury music festival in 2011. Princess Beatrice’s parents, Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, considered Shale a friend as well, and attended his funeral along with Beatrice.
According to the Daily Mail, Princess Beatrice and Edo both attended Charlie Gilkes 2014 wedding in Puglia, Italy, along with Prince Harry, Princess Eugenie and Pippa Middleton.
Who are Edoardo’s parents?
Edoardo’s mother is MBE award nominee Nikki Shale, while Mozzi’s father is Count Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi, a British-Italian alpine skier.
Who was Edoardo with before Princess Beatrice?
Edoardo was previously engaged to Chinese-American architect Dara Huang, with whom he shares a son, Wolfie.
When news broke of their engagement, Dara told The Daily Mail that she was looking forward to the unification of their families.
“I wish the best for Edo and Beatrice and look forward to uniting our families,” she told the publication.
There has been speculation that Princess Beatrice may not be able to have the same wedding as her sister Princess Eugenie, due to Edoardo's background.
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What is Edoardo’s profession?
Edoardo is the CEO of real-estate firm Banda, which he founded in 2007.
The company - which has earned the property tycoon millionaire status - specialises in finding and developing homes for the wealthy.