Any organisation is only as good as the people in it. With the right team anything is possible. With that said, Kwalee’s CEO, David Darling, has been especially selective in recruiting only the very best people he can find to work at the company.
So when he found out that games programmer Andrew Graham was returning to the UK, he was very keen to get this extremely highly regarded industry veteran on board.
Andrew is both a very well proven game designer and a highly experienced programmer. His areas of expertise in user experiences and artificial intelligence are special skills that add to the core competencies at Kwalee. The phrenology skull he holds represents his extensive knowledge and understanding of artificial intelligence, which he has specialised with over the last 6 years.
Andrew is most famous, to a massive audience, for the original design and coding of the smash hit Micro Machines, which sold more than 5 million units across several iterations and multiple platforms. He brought totally new and exciting gameplay concepts to the racing genre.
David Darling is especially delighted to have Andrew on board: “Kwalee is looking for special people and in Andrew we have an original thinker and someone who has a deep understanding of fundamental game mechanics, and how to use that knowledge to create amazing entertainment”.
Andrew is delighted with his new job as Gameplay Guru at Kwalee: “Mobile gaming just now offers incredible and unique opportunities to innovate and the talented team I have joined at Kwalee are working on a whole pile of exciting ideas. It is a great company to be part of and a great time to join them”.
About: Kwalee is a startup company based in Leamington Spa to develop and publish apps for mobile devices. Founded by David Darling CBE who has many decades of experience at the top level of the video game industry with contributions to very many #1 games on many platforms in his CV. Kwalee is different. We seek to excite and entertain our customers with innovative new products that provide special experiences. Our ethos is based around a set of core values that put the customer first and which harness the creative skills of our staff to the maximum in order to do so. Kwalee is still at its very beginning and so is very actively looking for those special people who want to join us in our exciting journey.
Check out our website: www.kwalee.com, Facebook page: facebook.com/kwaleeteam and Twitter @kwaleeteam for more information.