Camil was born in 1964 in Nuenen in the province of Brabant. He has a partner and has two children, a son and a daughter. Camil studied French at the Utrecht University. During his study he spent a year to attend lectures at the Montpellier University (FRA). Camil is honorary consul for Austria in the Netherlands and board member of the Brabant Association of Honorary Consuls (www.cc-nb.nl). His hobbies are: soccer, reading and politics.