A Profitable Frontier
The Lion Cartel operates in Kzinti and Federation space, with a claim to the Coreward unexplored area. Although cartel leadership is likely ethnic Orion, it is no more selective about membership than any other cartel. Many Kzinti members may be found in its ranks.
The extent of operations in Coreward space are unknown, but it is likely the cartel takes advantage of the seclusion for various illegal enterprises.