Vivek   Veeraiah, MS, MBA

Vivek Veeraiah, MS, MBA

Administrative Director and Adjunct Professor

Technology Management and Innovation

  • Phone: 646.997.4015
  • Office: LC 401-B, 5 MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Biography

Vivek Veeraiah holds MBA in Innovation and Technology Management, Master’s of Science in Computer Science from the Polytechnic Institute of New York University, and a Bachelor's Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India; and most recently earned HBX CORe Credentials from Harvard Business School.  Prior to coming to the US for his graduate degree, Vivek worked with MphasiS, an EDS company, and Samana Technologies in India, where he reported to and worked closely with the Operations Manager, performing local administrative and operations functions as appropriate in accordance with standards, policies and procedures.  Vivek also worked toward improving the operational systems, processes and policies in support of the organization’s mission.

Though a Computer Science graduate, Vivek’s interest in Business education and his work experience in the business side of technology motivated him to take on his current position, Administrative Director,  as a challenge and to improve administrative operations of the Department.  At his current capacity as Administrative Director for the Technology Management and Innovation Department, prepares and monitor departmental and program goals, in collaboration with division heads and senior leadership; Deliveres guidance concerning program goals and policy interpretation; managing project design, development and project coordination; evaluating benchmarks with other institutions.

Vivek is  an expert at prioritizing needs and developing policies that allow self-sustainability. He has extremely strong resource allocation skills as well as the ability to develop situation reports that can be used to determine the future direction of company IT infrastructure.  Hehe is an experienced supervisor, managing budgets of over $4 million and more than 200 staff, graduate assistants and adjunct faculty.

Vivek’s extensive experience in maintaining and growing program is critical for the department. Vivek’s dedication and methodical approach has transitioned the dept. into a international powerhouse.

Viek has also managed the entire operations of 55 Broad St location for Tandon School of Engineering @ lower Manhattan. He has negotiated space deals, contracts with suppliers and vendors and commercialized the unused space for revenue generations and have supported program and faculty needs efficiently. 

Vivek teaches in the graduate programs if NYU as an Adjunct pofessor as well.

 

Education

Harvard Business School, 2016

HBX CORe credential, CORe

NYU, 2010

Master of Business Administration, Innovation and Technology Management

NYU, 2009

Master of Science, Computer Science

Visvesvaraya Technological University, India., 2006

Bachelor of Engineering, Electronics and Communication

Experience

New York University

Administrative Director and Adjunct Professor

From: February 2009 to present

MphasiS (an HP Company)

Operations / Technical Consultant

From: February 2007 to July 2007

Samana Technologies

Embedded Systems Engineer

From: March 2006 to February 2007