Maksim Antonovich Ivankov was a small-time ex-Russian gangster. He was part of the gang who tried to free Varvara Sidorovna from prison custody.[1]

Later the gang tried to kidnap Beverley Brook, who glamoured them. The adoration didn't fade away from Maksim and he still worships her.

He is now the administrator and sole employee of the Beverley Brook Conservation Improvement Trust.[2] Maksim still retains access to some heavy weaponry.[3]


  1. Night Witch (graphic novel)
  2. The Hanging Tree
  3. Black Mould #3