Experiments in the past vastly increased the intelligence of apes, with the intention of using them as advanced slave labour. However, while such science has been outlawed for many years, its legacy remains, in the form of sentient apes. Often corralled into the less desirable parts of the city, it is not unusual for apes to form their own criminal gangs.
This orangutan has climbed to the top of the tree (literally) and become the leader of an ape gang. He is already raising his young son to take over the family business.