Galactic InfluenceThe Pirate Cartel are known throughout the galaxy, and their reach extends almost as far as their reputation. Since the end of the war the Cartel's influence has expanded, as the planets and coalitions concentrate on recovering from the war and shoring up their own assets. They are involved in a large number of illicit businesses and trades and are a scourge upon certain of sectors of space. Hired muscle raids on shipping lanes illegal drugs fencing/money laundering weapons and tech smuggling a number of legit businesses blackmarkets Bribery
Organisational structureThere are three heads of the organisation and each one oversees a sepparate division of the business. When decisions that affect the the Cartel as a whole need to be made, they each have an equal say in deciding the outcome.
InformationInformation is power, a fact well known to bob who runs this division of the Cartel. They have eyes and ears scattered throughout the galaxy, and there is very little that escapes their watchful gaze. If anything of note is happening in the galaxy then they probably know about it, or started it.
MoneyHuge sums of money pass through the Cartel's hands on a daily basis, some legitimate some not. It's Jeff's responsibility to monitor and regulate this flow of money, ensuring that it runs through the correct channels. They have an incredible nack for making sure every money trail that can be tied to the Cartel is "legit"
PeopleThe Cartel employs thousands of people not to mention all the free lancers, business contacts, and other peripherals that they must deal with. Who better to deal with these people than an Ecai, trained in arts of diplomacy, manipulation and intimidation. Sue is a force to be reckoned with and ensures that each member of the cartel understands the importance of being loyal.