Leader of the Arcturan Syndicate. A slick political operator, pirate and terrorist who repeatedly overplayed his hand. His leadership saw the rapid rise and even more rapid fall of his people. He is believed to have been executed by the Klingons.
Kurjan was played by the same player responsible for such characters as James Wilton, Qang Kor of the Klingon Empire, Captain Sorvik, and a wide variety of Klingon commanders (including, I think, the HoD of the IKV t'QatSo.