Grasp of Orcus
Ottman is the prince of the Kandahar Empire, which for many years has been hostile to the Empire of Arkhosia. At one time, Ottman was to marry Princess Corvyre in order to unite the two empires and avert bloodshed. However, when Corvyre failed to arrive for the wedding (having been kidnapped by The Shadow Academy at the behest of Mr. Skullgaffin), the two nations fell into open war.
Due to the recent actions of the party in assisting Princess Corvyre. Ottman has declared a truce and is beginning peace negotiations with the Dragonborn.