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.
Advance Certificate, Project Management
Advance Certificate, Entrepreneurship
Advance Certificate, Software Engineering
Harvard Business School2016
HBX CORe credential, CORe
Master of Business Administration, Innovation and Technology Management
Visvesvaraya Technological University, India.2006
Bachelor of Engineering, Electronics and Communication
Master of Science, Computer Science
Founder and Director
From: September 2017 to present
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
Embedded Systems Engineer
From: March 2006 to February 2007