Glen Wakeman is the Chief Executive Officer of LaunchPad Holdings LLC, a company he co-founded in 2015. He graduated from University of Scranton with a BS in Economics and Finance in 1981 and an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago in 1993. Glen is famous as a business revolutionary and for his mentoring and entrepreneurial spirit. His work includes creating new performance methodologies and guidance for startup companies. Glen’s performance methodology focuses on risk management, leadership power, human capital, governance, and execution in business (Interview.net).
Glen Wakeman is a keen market strategist, giving insightful counsel to executive level groups based on his experience with emerging markets, divestitures, and corporate management (https://www.dailyforexreport.com/glen-wakeman-business-leader-assisting-small-start-companies/). He actively participates in business opportunities that are transformative and provides strategic advice on angel investing, capital raising, and international platforms for financing. Glen is passionate about executive development, growth, innovation and building businesses by improving individual and company agility.
LaunchPad Holdings is a company with software services that are fully automated, which enable entrepreneurs at the early stages to organize their innovative ideas to a workable plan. It has a national user base, and its growth curve is in acceleration. Its toolkit has a deep and broad list of suggestions and tips, which is available to entrepreneurs for guidance as they form their company.
Glen was the founder and president of Nova Four, a business accelerator that provides access to capital and strategic advice to developing companies. Before this, Glen Wakeman was CEO and President of Doral Financial Corporation and Chairman of the Board at Doral bank. The bank is a diversified financial services company involved in mortgage banking, retail and commercial banking, insurance agency operations, and institutional securities. He has received various local, national, and international awards for his leadership and dedication to corporate social responsibility.
Before running Doral, Glen Wakeman spent more than 20 years with GE Capital in leadership roles in general management, operations management, and business development. Other GE roles include General Director of GE Capital, Global Insurance Ventures, working in London, the UK where he executed and set strategies for a group of businesses, which raised their net income. He is Six Sigma Black Belt certified.