|Date of Birth
||7 June, 1972
|Place of Birth
Maximillion Cooper is the son of an abstract artist and musician. After studying at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design Maximillion founded Gumball 3000 in 1999, a lifestyle brand that has gained recognition through creative pursuits including organizing the annual Gumball 3000 car rally.
Maximillion studied a BA Hons Degree in Fashion Design at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design in London along with peers including Alexander McQueen and Luella Bartley in the early 90s whilst also pursuing a career as a racing driver. After finishing St. Martins he studied a second BA Hons Degree in Law at Sussex University. Before going to St. Martins Max modelled for numerous fashion brands in advertising campaigns and runway shows, including Giorgio Armani, Romeo Gigli, Joseph, Ralph Lauren and Mulberry. He also worked at Conde Nast Publishing as an assistant to Lucinda Chambers, Fashion Editor of Vogue Magazine.