Legends of the Ninth World
He is close friends with members of the Council of Town Elders in Quintas. There are rumors however that he has his hands in other enterprises that are not so clean. The Heroes heard from a group of raiders that tried to rob them, that they work for Gorvas Bane.
He is known to be a collector of rare and potent items of Numenera and is always on the lookout for more. He will often pay a handsome sum for any such artifact that explorers might find. He has a band of loyal and skilled bodyguards and poses quite an intimidating threat himself, though he has never been witnessed to engage in violent activity.