Olivier Madiba

  • 2016 Dartmouth Mandela Washington Fellow

  • CEO, Kiro’o Games

  • Cameroon

Olivier Madiba is a manager, programmer, writer, and self-taught game designer. He has over nine years of experience in tech and entrepreneurship. Olivier is the current CEO and project lead of Kiro’o Games, the first video game development studio in Central Africa, which creates games that educate, raise awareness and that showcase African culture. Olivier holds a license in Computer Science. He used his skills in programming to establish his first company Madia LLC, which specializes in web design. He also wrote the novel Jour & Nuit (published by Ifrikiya), and is currently a member of the prestigious African Leadership Network. Olivier wants to encourage young people to venture into entrepreneurship by creating or participating in the creation of an incubator adapted to African realities so as to help them support their projects, increase their international visibility, and hopefully provide funding.