Derek Janew was a 47 yeard old human who served in the Imperial Stormtrooper Corps for twenty years. He was nearly killed by Christopher Novastar after escaping from an Imperial detention cell on Coruscant when he was dishonorably discharged from the Storm corps. After receiving a number of cybernetic enhancments and replacements he trained for some time under an unknown Sith Master or Dark Jedi. He joined the Revenant and was decapitated by a Jedi Knight on Nar Saddaa during a battle with the People's Galactic Alliance Forces in 220 ABY. He was the brother of Maria Carthia and uncle of former Imperial Moff Malek Carthia.