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|Count Palatine of Scipia|
Vicar of Theodorias and Victoriosa
|Assumed office |
30 May 2019
|Preceded by||The Duke of Narona|
|Count-in-aid of Council|
|Assumed office |
15 January 2017
Proculus Verrucosus Gavros Laurentius Felix
28 December 1986
Leandra of Keld (m. 2017)
|Alma mater||Olympia (PPE)|
Alba School of Economics and Business (Ph.M)
|Years of service||2005–2010 (end of active service)|
Family and early life
Laurentius Verrucosus was born on 28 December 1986, at St. Agnes Hospital, in Utica, Latium, to John Verrucosus and Chryssa Hallas. Verrucosus's father is the eldest child of Latin Consul and war hero, Duke Joseph Verrucosus. His mother is a member of the prominent Hallas noble family from neighboring Lihnidos. Verrucosus has one older sister, Philippa, and three younger siblings, Damianus, Maria and Delphina. He was baptized into the Reformed Communion on 13 February 1987 at Basilica of Holy Martyrs in Castellum. His godparents were Florentine Verrucosus (his father's brother); and Damiane Vitruvia (his father's mother).
Education and career
Verrucosus was educated at Lyceum Sancti Michaelis for his secondary schooling, of which he finished first in his class for his commencement in 2003.
He later graduated from Academia Militaris Olympia in 2006, and was commissioned as a Decurion. During his time at Olympia, Verrucosus held the position of Aquilifer, which gave him the distinction of being the standard bearer for his legion. His concentration was Philosophy, Politics and Economics, though also took courses in business at the urging of his father. After graduation, Verrucosus was granted a temporary service exemption due to his academic excellence and was transferred to Legionary reserve, and enrolled in a two-year long post-graduate program at Alba School of Economics and Business. He completed the master's program in 2008.
Verrucosus joined Delpha Ventures in fall of 2008, where he remained until being transferred to the main corporate office in Utica. He resigned from his role at Delpha in 2017 to join the Emperor's Council.
Appointment to the Emperor's Council
Verrucosus was appointed to the Emperor's Council by his cousin, Emperor Constantine XX, in late December 2016, with his official duties beginning in January 2017. Verrucosus was appointed as a Count-in-aid-of-Council and also serves as an ad hoc member on the Treasury Board.
He concurrently serves as Count Palatine of Scipia, a position that he has held since 30 May 2019.
Verrucosus is an avid athlete and fan of athletics. He began playing youth football as a child and continues to play to this day in a local Castellum adult league.
In 2017, he began began courting Princess Leandra of Keld. They married in late 2017, and have have one child.
Styles, honors and decorations
- 28 December 1986 – present: Lord Laurentius Verrucosus
Honors and decorations
- Latium: Knight of the Order of the Golden Eagle
- Latium Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the Empire
- Sydalon: Knight of the Order of the Holy Lance
|Ancestors of Laurentius Verrucosus|
The Duke of Narona
| Count Palatine of Scipia