Siem is a young, ambitious guild merchant, and has recently taken a seat on the ruling council of Dir-Jal with the help of [[:ysmir | Ysmir]] and the circle.
A driven and intelligent young woman, she started as an understudy for a Dir-Jal guild …
Ysmir started as a landowner from the [[Pearly Coast | Pearly Coast]], driven away from his home in during a succession crisis. He joined the Guild and rose steadily throught its ranks, ending up as one of the three merchant-princes of[[Dir-Jal | Dir-Jal …
Born in [[Dir-Jal | Dir-Jal]], Pree Asma went from being a lowly trader in spices to holding a near-monopoly on food exports to the city, and is widely considered to be the most powerful of the three merchant princes.
Pree Asma is the one responsible …
Nash Draghma - DECEASED
Nash Draghma was the coinmaster of [[Dir-Jal | Dir-Jal]], a banker and the main money-lender in the city-state. Most people did not realise that he also happens to be the only one paying Dir-Jal's standing army, making him even more powerful than his …
Mahel of Agate
The third daughter of rich merchants, Mahel took her parent's small fortune and built upon it throught clever deals and ruthlessness. Today, she is one of the richest persons of the whole region, and has her fingers in so many pies that she is unable to …
The Natae family
The Natae are noble and textile producers, on good terms with the queen and their extended family in the north of the Twelve. Their traditionalist views have put them at odds with most of the nobility in Baliad, and they have gotten closer to the Guild as …