A good friend of the Padishah Emperor, Count Fenring is the Imperial Spice Minister. Based in Arrakeen, he is charged with monitoring and maintaining the spice production of Arrakis.
He is shrewd and enjoys the cut and thrust of imperial politics. He has a great deal of self-control, and is very rarely seen to lose his temper.
He married Lady Margot Fenring in 10,173.