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Brother Sanchem Vansetty was one of New Crobuzon's "most able Karcists". He worked with the government as a facilitator for diplomatic communications with Hell.


Vansetty is described as a "short, wiry man with thick glasses".

Events of Perdido Street Station[]

During the Slake Moth crisis in 1779, Vansetty was employed by New Crobuzon mayor Bentham Rudgutter to assist the government in making diplomatic a outreach to Hell for aid. Despite unfavorable interplanar conditions, Vansetty was able to ensure that Rudgutter had 30 minutes to talk with Hell's ambassador, although no agreement was reached.