Million is a Copenhagen based brand established to create iconic design using high-quality materials and exact production methods.
Focused on a rigorous approach to design, creating distinctive furniture, lighting and design objects, Million is a contemporary brand catering to the international home and professional market. Million upholds Scandinavian design tradition defined by human scale and functionalism.
Jens Kajus’ background is in graphic design but always with a passion for architecture and interior design. After graduating from The Danish Design School – The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – in 1996, Jens co-founded the design and branding company, e-Types and Playtype Type Foundry. During the 17 years at e-Types before starting MILLION, Jens developed award winning visual identities, typefaces, and branding concepts. What most people do not know is that Jens and Claus in fact designed most of the furniture at the e-Types design offices.
After graduating as a wood craftsman in 2000, Claus goes on to The Danish Design School – The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts – where he graduated from the Furniture Design line in 2005. He spends the next 7 years working for HAY overseeing design and production at the HAY design office. Before starting MILLION, Claus joins Muuto in 2012 as Design & Product Manager where he extends his expertise in design, sourcing, and logistics.