I agree with you about the bloodlines. Cassini I on a Contender mare? Fantastic!
MHO, I think the hunters are a bit too easy for him, but I'll not begrudge his owner her choice of disciplines for her stallion.
His type is extraordinary IMO - very modern, upstanding. Not pretty, pretty as many of the modern dressage lines are, but handsome nonetheless.
He's a nice horse.