The bridal couple (photo copyrighted by the Liechtenstein Princely Court)
On January 29th, 2000, at 11:00am local time Prince Maximilian von und zu Liechtenstein married Angela Brown (born: February 3rd, 1958) at the Saint Vincent Ferrer Church, New York. Angela Brown wore a simple and elegant white dress, and the same Liechtenstein tiara Princess Tatjana wore when she married Philipp von Lattorff in June 1999 held her veil. Present were Prince Hans Adam II and his wife Marie, Prince Alois and his wife Sophie, Prince Constantin and his wife Marie and Princess Tatjana with her husband Philipp von Lattorff. The few hundred other guests were most family and friends of bride and groom.
The couple seems to have met some years ago in New York at a reception and became friends. It seems it was not until the summer of 1999 that they started a relationship.
Prince Maximilian and his wife Angela are going to live in Hamburg where the Prince currently works.
HSH The Prince and HSH the Princess von und zu Liechtenstein are very happy to announce the engagement of their son HSH Prince Maximilian, with Miss Angela Brown. The wedding will take place in New York on January 29th, 2000.
The bride, Miss Angela Brown, was born as a daughter of Mr. Javier Francisco Brown and Mrs. Silvia Maritza Brown, née Burke, in Bocas del Toro / Panama. After having finished primary school and the Highschool in New York Miss Brown studied Fashion at Parson’s School of Design, where she was awarded the Oscar de la Renta Prize. After started working for a fashion designer in New York and practise, having sold three years long her own Design under the name A. Brown in the United States, Miss Brown worked for Adrienne Vittadini, an American fashion designer, where she worked as a manager of fashion until September 1999.
Prince Maximilian attended the primary school as well as the Gymnasium in Liechtenstein. After a year between, in which he made several work practises and travels, Prince Maximilian started his study at the European Business School in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, where he graduated in 1993. After his study Prince Maximilian worked for Chase Capital Partners in New York. During this time he met Miss Brown. In January 1997 Prince Maximilian continued his academic education at Harvard Business School in Boston, where he graduated in June 1998 as Master of Business Administration. Since September 1998 Prince Maximilian works in Hamburg and London for Industri Kapital, one of the leading Venture Capital Companies of Europe.