Ahmad graduated from Colorado State University with a Computer Engineering degree. Ahmad has worked in the Telecommunications, and Oil and Gas Industries prior to co-founding Coded. He was a judge in many startup competitions such as Microsoft Imagine cup, H. H. Shaikh Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah Informatics Award, and the MIT EF MobileApp Launchpad Competition.
Hashim earned a bachelor’s degree with honors in finance from the University of Illinois- Urbana Champaign. Previously the co-founder and CEO for e-commerce platforms SmallQ8.com and Yazli App. An active member of the Kuwaiti Startup community, and has been invited as a guest speaker, mentor, or panelist at several startup events and competitions, most recently the 8th MIT Enterprise Forum.