What is the company

Qene Technologies is an award-winning software development firm operating from Addis Abeba, Ethiopia. Founded in 2016, the company has been focused on developing and publishing video games while providing game development outsourcing, game art outsourcing, and other software development services.


To create games that inspire people to imagine a better world.


  • Raising the standards and reception of the African gaming and tech industry.
  • Creating games that tell the untold and beautiful stories of Africa and the rest of the misrepresented world.
  • Delivering premium grade and industry standard products to clients from all over the world.
  • Initiating the creation of an inclusive, and self-sustaining gaming industry in Africa.
  • Using the power of games to create attractive and enjoyable experiences in education and work environments to achieve better results.

What is our story

  • In 2016 Qene technologies was established
  • In 2018 Qenes’ kukulu game won the 2018 Apps Africa award for the ‘Best news and entertainment solution’
  • In February 2019, Qene acquired Kukulu Limited which was established in Kenya.
  • In March 2019, Qene raised seed capital
  • In April 2019, Qene established a hoding company in Mauritius


Dawit Abrham

CEO / Co-founder

Henok Teklu

CTO / Co-founder

Ruth solomon

Concept Artist / UI-UX Designer

Samuel Sisay

Game Developer / Animator

Michael Tekle

Animator / Modeler

Amanuel Yitbarek

Concept / Texture Artist.

Yordanos Fikru


Toni Mutai

API Engineer

Biniyam seyoume


Robel Kiros

Video Editor

Bereket Taffese

Creative Director