Dr. Kanneganti Ramesh Babu is the Founder & Executive Director of Center for Human Security Studies (CHSS) at Hyderabad (a think-tank on security studies). He holds a Ph.D in American Studies from School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)-New Delhi & a Post-Doctorate in Security Studies from BESA Center for Strategic Studies –Israel. He is associated with the National Investigation Agency, National Industrial Security Academy (NISA), Central Detective Training School (CDTS), Hyderabad, as well as Octopus, Counter-Terrorism Centre of Andhra Pradesh Government. Dr. Ramesh was the Course Co-coordinator for the General Studies subject at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Hyderabad. A Guest Faculty (International Relations) at the Sri Chaitanya IAS Academy, Hyderabad & he taught a course on “Contemporary Themes in Indo-US strategic Ties” to international students at Study in India Program at the University of Hyderabad.