For over 20 years Glen Wakeman has been internationally known as a successful business executive, entrepreneur writer and mentor. During that time he has lived in half a dozen countries and has run business operations in at least 30 different regions worldwide. The business and finance specialist is given credit for helping countless companies to make revolutionary changes in their organization and policies. Wakeman also provides companies guidance to aid in their development and help them maximize their assets and fulfill their potential.
In 2015, Glen Wakeman founded the SAAS company LaunchPad Holdings and serves as its CEO. The company provides a wide range of support services for start-up companies. This enables companies to benefit from his entrepreneurial and executive experience and be able to hit their stride quicker. Launchpad Holdings also provides advice on business strategy, capital raising and angel financing. It also enables new companies to benefit from Wakeman’s passion for innovation, executive development and growth. This is Glen Wakeman’s second company. He also founded and ran Nova Four many years ago. Read more about Glen Wakeman at Daily Forex Report.
Glen Wakeman began his business career with GE Capital. In the more than a decade he worked there, he held a wide array of business development and profit and loss division roles. He was also identified as a growth leadership role model by the GE Capital board of directors. Wakeman was then hired by Doral Financial Corporation. He went on to become president and CEO of the company and chairman of the board of directors of Doral Bank. Read this interview at ideamensch.com.
A University of Scranton graduate, Glen Wakeman earned an undergraduate degree in economics and finance degree there. He then went on to the University of Chicago and graduated in 1993 with an MBA in finance. In addition to his work in financial services and as a business executive, Wakeman also gains international attention for his insightful blog posts. In it he shares valuable information on business strategy, emerging markets, management, administration, international fiscal matters, business transformation and more.
Glen Wakeman also mentors C-level executives and is currently involved in providing counseling for the Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees staff.