Cathrine was born in July 1993 in Qena, Egypt. She received a B.Sc.Eng. and an M.Sc. in electrical engineering from the Faculty of Engineering at South Valley University in Qena, Egypt, in 2016 and 2019, respectively.
She worked as an assistant lecturer in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering, South Valley University, from 2016 to 2021.
Since October 2021, she has been working on a Ph.D. degree in Power Electronics and Electromagnetic Compatibility (PE) at the University of Twente, Netherlands, with the ETUT project.