Before joining the order of Temple Knights, Handeloup married a childhood friend and the two had a daughter together who is now seven years old. He earned a reputation for being an excellent leader and Ser Aymeric noticed his talents and named him second commander. He oversees general logistics and Temple Knights training. 
Handeloup lived in the Firmament before it was razed to the ground. 
Handeloup is a wildwood elezen with brown hair and green eyes. He wears Ishgardian Knight's Armor and wields the Vintage Viking Sword in battle.
Handeloup is described as a loving father to his daughter, and is given praise for it.