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Simon Iwaniszak

Simon Iwaniszak

Studio Director Red Kite Games Limited


As a highly-skilled video games developer and successful entrepreneur, Simon Iwaniszak has extensive experience in the creation of top quality video games for all major platforms and business models.

He has gained over 13 years of experience working within the games industry and throughout this time he has been privileged enough to work with several leading studios on a variety of critically acclaimed titles.

In early 2012, he set up his own development studio called Red Kite Games which was later acquired by Sumo Digital in 2019. Being a technically-led and creatively proficient studio, Red Kite Games takes on work for hire projects whilst also developing its own IP.

Before running his own development studio, he started his career at Rockstar. During this time Simon was lucky enough to work on several amazing titles with some of the most talented developers in the games industry. This included games such as Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption.

In addition to his work within the games industry, he also provides consultation for several educational institutions, including Huddersfield University, Leeds University, and Bradford University.

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