In 1994 Princess Margareta of Romania met Radu Duda, a Romanian citizen and actor, through the work of the Princess Margareta Foundation. Duda was working as an art therapist in orphanages when he was introduced to the princess during her tour of the foundation’s programs. On 21 September 1996 in Lausanne, Margareta married Duda. He was accorded the style “Radu, Prince of Hohenzollern-Veringen” on 1 January 1999, and was subsequently styled “HRH Radu, Prince of Romania”, being referred to by King Michael on 30 December 2007, as future “Prince Consort of Romania”. In Margareta’s company and, more often alone, he has represented the former royal family publicly on various occasions. They live in the Elisabeta Palace in Bucharest.
Margareta is also second cousin to King Felipe VI of Spain, King Simeon II of Bulgaria, Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, Archduke Karl of Austria, Carlos, Duke of Parma, Crown Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia and Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece.