"I may be synthetic, but I'm not stupid."
Maeru kai Ortega always introduces himself as Mister Ortega, but whether this designation is based on reality or convention is debatable. His friends and colleagues call him Kai. Shortish, slim, and androgynous.
As an android, albeit one capable of passing for human thanks to his original primary purpose, it is unclear whether he obeys the traditional Three Laws of Robotics.