There are many agents, guilds, sects and consortia in Golarion vying for material and scholarly wealth and prestige. The area along Garund’s coast is a particular hotbed for factions contesting for power. The ancient ruins just waiting to be found in the Mwangi Expanse’s jungle have been lure for most. However, gold speaks, and there are many organizations in the area that take advantage of the uncivilized sea. Some claim to be simple merchants. Here’s a list of a few organizations and factions that are important in the Serpent’s Skull AP.