Hashim Behbehani


Co-Founder & COO

Hashim is the Co-founder and COO of CODED, a MENA-based education startup focused on teaching coding to a variety of age ranges, in English and Arabic, both online and in-person. Hashim earned a bachelor’s degree with honors in Finance from the University of Illinois- Urbana Champaign. Previously, Hashim was the Co-founder of e-commerce platforms SmallQ8.com and Yazli. He is an active member of the MENA Startup community, and has been invited as a guest speaker, columnist, mentor, or panelist at numerous startup conferences, events and competitions.