As the gaming industry continues to grow rapidly in the region, it is also becoming increasingly popular amongst communities of all ages. Dads by day, gamers by night – The Dad Squad is Lenovo’s five-man team of devoted fathers, loving husbands and working professionals, united by their common appetite for gaming.
Like most parents, members of The Dad Squad juggle a careful balance of work and home life to provide for their families. They love nothing more than spending quality time with their loved ones and being able to unwind after a hard day at the office.
Fanatical about gaming, the dads see Lenovo’s LEGION laptops as the perfect weapons of choice to meet the demands of both work and play. They’re passionate, competitive and always ready to take on a new challenge.
As family-orientated people, the dads also place high importance on educating their children to game responsibly and stay safe when online.
The Dad Squad
Wordsmith Spark Makki works as a Director of Content at a communications agency and most importantly, a father of one. He enjoys playing video games with his partner and son, and though he favors narrative experiences, his innovative thinking and quick reflexes make him the perfect gaming opponent.
Mousa Nimer, is a PR Specialist who loves to watch the latest gaming news and tips, putting his skills into practice on the weekend. Married with a son and working long hours, gaming helps him disconnect from the world and focus on maximizing his gaming ability. For Mousa, nothing is more rewarding than tackling a battle heads-on and achieving glory.
On a regular day, Maher Abu Kaff dotes over his twins and ensures family time remains a priority. By night, his inner gamer is unleashed, carefully plotting his next moves and battling enemies with maximum effect. Maher prides himself on his ability to communicate and implement effective strategies, making him one to watch during multiplayer gaming.
Ahmed ElZarka is a father of two boys and a great team player. Working as a Quality Assurance Manager, he likes to get to the office early and watch gaming videos before starting his day. Since becoming a father, he has reduced his gaming time, yet finds a way to stay in tune with his passion and keep his mind sharp, taking inspiration from fellow professional’s on YouTube and Twitch.
Ahmad Sulaiman works as a Senior IT Analyst, has three children and loves all forms of gaming. From classic 8-bit Pacman and Sonic to modern day, adrenaline-pumping FPS and MOBA challenges, Ahmad welcomes the old and new with open arms. With over 25 years of experience under his keyboard and unparalleled commitment to his craft, he also owns and regularly contributes to news and review websites.
The Dad Squad need the best equipment, with maximum power to carry them through busy days at the office and intensive gaming sessions at home or on-the-go.