Entertainment / Music / Gaming


Waverider is an IP content creation and management company centred around pop culture and entertainment. Waverider’s products range from merchandise and apparel to comic books, manga, and animation.

Waverider is led by Ali Khan, who co-founded the Middle East Film and Comic Con, and President Guenther Hake, an entertainment industry veteran with experience across Walt Disney Company, Oriental Dreamworks, and MINDstyle.

The firm’s creative team is spearheaded by experienced UK-based artist Des Taylor who has worked with a variety of popular franchises such as the DC Bombshells, Star Trek, Archie Comics, and Dr. Who. Now, he'll be bringing his unique artistic style to help Waverider realize its vision of creating its own style and imprint in the art and pop culture world. Waverider is also teaming up with the best content creators and storytellers to tell captivating stories to and from the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.

The company is also launching a new wave of consumer experiences and events, as well as an e-commerce platform.

Dubai, U.A.E.
Media / Entertainment / Consumer products