Founder & Director
Yellow Monkey Studios
Shailesh Prabhu is an Indie Game Designer from India who has been designing games for over 10 years. Seven years ago he founded Yellow Monkey Studios and is the recipient of numerous game design and entrepreneurship awards around the world. Shailesh has created HUEBRIX, It’s Just a Thought among other critically and commercially successful games. He is also a flag bearer for the independent games movement in India. To facilitate knowledge exchange with the Independent game developers around the world, he is an advisor to NASSCOM’s (an Indian software industry trade body) Game Developer Conference. He is a consultant to Casual Connect conference in an effort to allow Indian talent to be showcased in the western markets. He also mentors and helps out aspiring developers with design and publishing issues. Shailesh is also an excellent cook, loves playing tennis, gardening, and DIY projects apart from facial hair.