He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications and Electronics Engineering from Cairo University, 1996. He had been appointed as VP for Business Development in Inovatian Group, early 2016, working on developing global markets for deploying latest telecommunications technologies in the world, that the Group works on its R&D amongst others that are the base for the 6G technology, that the Group established the 6G Forum for late 2018. Served as a Board Member Verum Code, Inc. since August, 2016, a JV concerned of Anti- Counterfeiting QR Code System, and Mobile Application. He also held various managerial roles and duties across the group such as; Deputy Director HZ center for telecoms & advanced technologies, January 2018, President Hatim Zaghloul Academy Inc, October 2018, Liaison Officer Inovatian Sweden AB, November 2019.Hashem first joined the Inovatian Group in 2013. He served at IPL media, Inc. as its Senior Vice President.
Hashem had joined CARDUSA, Inc., Florida, USA, in October 2010 as VP for International Business Development in The Middle East, Africa, and Asia. He used to be the CEO of Econnect, the sole distributor for Redline Communications –Toronto, Canada - "WIMAX Technology"-in the MENA region, a services and consultations company for GSM operators since 2003 till 2011. Served as; an Industrial Electrical Engineer for Avionics with "FRC Corp" at Mason City, Iowa, USA. He is a 24 years Telecom veteran, Media Consultant, and Entrepreneur across 4 continents (USA, EU, Africa, and Asia). Kotby has held various engineering positions in the telecom field with different major GSM operators, Holding Groups-"Orange, OTH & FT"-, VSAT-"NEC"-, Digital Switching-"AT&T and Lucent Technologies" - vendors and suppliers.
Also, worked in the media field directing, and presenting talk shows on many satellite channels across the Middle East, as well as managing sales, marketing, PR , advertizing and business development activities for satellite channels starting 2001, up till 2015.