Maximillian van der Trask, better known as Ferrus, is the founder, CEO and President of the colonial development conglomerate Trask Interstellar. Incredibly wealthy and a devoted husband, he lives in a submarine mansion on Proteus with his wife.
Said wife, Reena'van der Trask vas Makarov nar Radwaf, is a quarian.
Maximilian himself is the only surviving member of his family. He hasn't set foot on Earth in over twenty years and has no desire to ever do so again.
A patron of the arts, a connoisseur of Baroque/Classical music and a sharp dresser.
There's a ship named after him in the quarian Migrant Fleet.
Threads of Note
Suri'Neyvi: Maximillian decides to take in a mentally unstable quarian teenager.
Welcome Home: As promised, the van der Trasks bring Suri'Neyvi home to Proteus.
im gonna commit a cuiside: Suri'Neyvi continues to be unstable. Maximillian and other posters try to be delicate. It transpires - possibly - that it was all a gambit on Suri's part.
Paladins: The Price of Virtue: Maximillian acquires some Paladins.
Attention, Slavers: The sequel to "Discoveries".
Wanted: Van der Trask places a huge bounty on Abad's head.
SHOCKING EXPOSE! MAXIMILLIAN VAN DER TRASK: ALIEN APPEASER!: Shanxi tabloids go nuts.
The Black Sheep and the Beard: Meeting with a nephew on the Citadel.
Welcome to Meergard: After an unforeseen extension to their Citadel visit, Maximilian and Reena finally return home, with their nephew, Atem.
The Road To Serfdom: Virnius Shin is recruited.