An Incarnation of the Eternal Champion.
Grandson of Simon Powys, cousin of Helen and Denholm Curtis, illegitimate son of Emmanuel Blumenthal (Manny Bloom). Assistant Director in the City Administration of the City of Switzerland. Uncovered the plot against the Fireclown and helped uncover the evidence which could prove it. Was taken to the heart of the sun and the centre of the galaxy by the Fireclown in an attempt to help him see things the same way as him.
Renamed as Alain von Bek in the revised The Winds of Limbo collected in The Roads Between the Worlds.
- The Eternal Champion (novel) in Erekosë's dream in Chapter Eleven as Powys
- Phoenix in Obsidian - Mentioned in Erekosë's dreams
Another Alan Powys an ancestor of the one above appears in the Cornelius stories.
- The Final Programme - as Mr Powys, a scion of a wealthy Welsh mining family. He was shot and killed by Jerry Cornelius.
- A Cure for Cancer - Pyat thought Jerry Cornelius was Alan Powys
- The Condition of Muzak
- The Winds of Limbo - as an ancestor of Simon and Alan Powys.
- The Delhi Division - a faded photo of Alan Powys is above the bed of a hut in Simla.
- Was on the attendance list of The Reunion Party