Walid is the founder and CEO of DigitalMania Studio, the first video game development studio in Tunisia.
Walid got his computer engineering degree from the private college of engineering and technology of Tunis (ESPRIT) in July 2008 and began his career in the field of video games.
In 2004, he co-founded startup Tunisia games that organized the Electronic Sports Tunisian Cup from 2005 to 2009. He also took part of the organizing board of the “Electonic Sports World Cup – ESWC” in Paris 2005 to 2007 and in California on 2008.
He launched the first video game studio in Tunisia (DigitalMania) in 2011 of which he is the CEO.
He is also the co-founder of a Tunisian accelerator: Boost, and the co-director & co-founder of the Tunisian branch of the world’s largest entrepreneur training and startup launch program: The Founder Institute.