Laurens Van Leeuwen is a Dutch business consultant who is better known as the longtime boyfriend of Victoria’s Secret Angel, Romee Strijd. The duo started dating as teenagers and arguably, there couldn’t be a more lovely relationship than what the duo share.
He has been by the model’s side since she made her debut in 2011. As such, she couldn’t think of a better partner for herself than Laurens. After many years together, fans can’t wait to see them tie the knot. However, in 2018, it was rumored that they have already done so privately.
Read on to learn more details as well as other interesting facts about Van Leeuwen.
Bio And Personal Details
Laurens Van Leeuwen was born on the 26th of November 1990, in the northwestern European country, the Netherlands. His father is Bert van Leeuwen, the host of the television show, Family Dinner. He was raised alongside his younger sister in the Netherlands. His sister’s, as well as his mother’s details, are, however, out of the media’s reach for now.
Laurens Van Leeuwen has not disclosed information about his early life and educational background.
Facts You Need To Know About Laurens Van Leeuwen
What Does He Do?
Van Leeuwen is dating his high profile girlfriend, the Dutch model Romee Strijd. That, of course, is public knowledge but many fans would want to know what career path he is on.
Laurens Van Leeuwen is a business consultant. He is also the co-founder of the clothing line known as Party Pants.
He Met The Model Through His Sister
It is known, albeit with a bit of uncertainty, that Laurens Van Leeuwen’s younger sister played the matchmaker for the two lovebirds. They met through his sister, who is Romee’s very good friend when they were still teenagers.
They became good friends and subsequently, the romance blossomed and they started dating in 2009. While celebrating her beau’s birthday in 2018, she shared a caption with a sweet memory revealing what their beginning was like. The lovebirds have been going strong all these years and look as in love as ever.
Are They Already Married?
Laurens and Romee were already a couple ever before she broke through as a model. She started her career in 2011 and became Victoria’s Secret angel in 2015. The duo basically grew up together, coming from teenage into adulthood. They live together in New York. Through these years, their relationship has become solid strong and as fans, nothing less than a happy ever after is expected for and from them.
In an interview, Romee explained that there is no other great love for her than Laurens Van Leeuwen. She also stated that they plan to spend the rest of their lives together and that they have been having serious talks about the future. According to her, she wants to marry Laurens and have children and it was only a matter of time before they get married.
While fans were waiting for the wedding bells to sound, they went ahead to tie the knot in private. They allegedly got married in 2018 but are yet to come up with the official announcements of their nuptials for their fans.
The lovely couple revealed that they will still hold their dream wedding which fans would definitely know about. However, in case they are still unmarried, it is safe to say that they might walk down the aisle very soon.
Laurens Van Leeuwen Is Popular on Social Media
Van Leeuwen may not have a crazy following like his famous girlfriend but he still holds his own on social media. He gives his fans a quick glance into the amazing life he lives, on Instagram. On that platform, he has amassed more than 239k followers. He is not active on other social media platforms though.
Meanwhile, Romee has not less than 5.5 million followers on her Gram account. Unlike her beau, she is active on Twitter and YouTube. Laurens and Romee often share pictures of each other in their respective Instagram feed.
Being a model, Romee’s details, especially about her body statistics, are readily available. However, for her entrepreneur boyfriend, such facts are not one you could easily glean.
He has an athletic build with blue eyes and brown hair. While his girlfriend stands at 5′ 11″ (1.81 m), he towers a little above her at 6’3” (1.90 m).