Riad Djemili is the co-founder of Berlin indie game company Maschinen-Mensch. Their debut title The Curious Expedition, a fantastical expedition simulation game set in the 19th century, was released in 2015 on Steam Early Access and nominated for the DCP, the most prestigious German game award.
Riad started working in the games industry in 2005. After getting his master degree in computer science from Freie Universität Berlin, he got in the AAA industry and worked for seven years at Berlin game company YAGER. As a programmer he worked among other titles on the critically acclaimed title Spec Ops: The Line.