A male of average height, dark skin and a bald head covered with white bony ridges, Bensu’s exact origins were not known to most of the crew.
His arrival on Eagle shortly before the outbreak of the Dominion War prompted some to speculate that he might be a Dominion spy. He was also one of the only civilians remaining on the ship during the conflict.
Even though much of his background is not known, his great intuition and insight led some to speculate that he might have possessed telepathic abilities. (The Star Eagle Adventures)