Babson Testing Center has resumed normal operations and will be open today (Wednesday), 6am - 6pm and Thursday, 6am to 6pm. Hours on Friday, January 29 have been extended to 8:30am to 4:30pm with the first appointments from 8:30-8:45 am and last appointments of the day from 4:00 to 4:15pm. Schedule tests here

Faculty Profiles

Vishnu Venkatesh

  • Visiting Lecturer
Academic Division: TOIM


Entrepreneur, consultant, leader and business advisor for over 20 years. Technical with degrees or work in Ocean, mechanical and software engineering disciplines. Passionate about the philosophy of cybersecurity and founder of a cybersecurity startup. Serve on the board of the local chapter of Cloud Security Alliance and Westwood Robotics. Mentor and coach of the CLTP program at Babson. Graduated with an MS from MIT in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from Babson.

Academic Degrees

  • MBA, Babson College
  • MS, MIT


Journal Articles

  • Venkatesh, V. (in press). Design of Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Tool for Small and Medium Sized Businesses using the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Journal of Cybersecurity Education Research and Practice. Kennesaw State University. link

Book Chapters

  • Venkatesh, V., Gordon, S.R. (2020). The Intersection of Cybercrime and the Blockchain: Handbook of Research on Cyber Crime and Information Privacy. Page: 676-699. IGI Global.