Category : Finance

The Devoted Entrepreneur – Glen Wakeman

Glen Wakeman has over two decades of experience in business and finance. In the year 1981, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Scranton, in Scranton Pennsylvania. Later, in the year 1993 he graduated from the University of Chicago, with a Master of Business Administration degree. He is now the Corporate Executive Officer of a company that he co-founded in the year 2015.

 

Glen’s company is known as LaunchPad Holdings LLC, which develops software for business planning services to assist novice entrepreneurs (ThePerfectReporter). That software allows early-stage entrepreneurs a platform, to organize their plans and ideas, into a logical and maintainable plan.

 

Glen Wakeman’s lengthy education is matched by his even longer career experience. Long before Glen Wakeman was the CEO of LaunchPad Holdings LLC, he had a very successful career at General Electric Capital. At General Electric Capital, he held positions of business development, and also profit and loss. After that, he went on to the Doral Financial Corporation. Eventually, Glen Wakeman became the President and CEO of Doral Financial Corporation. At the same time, Glen was the Board Chairman of Doral Bank.

 

Throughout his long career, Glen Wakeman has been recognized as a great entrepreneur and mentor to many people. Glen has contributed to the success and development of companies with over $15 billion in assets and staff members of over 17,000 people. He applies his methods with five (5) key guidelines: Leadership, Human Capital, Governance, Execution, and Risk Management. He has utilized these methods with guiding Mergers and Acquisitions. divestitures, new market entries, start-ups, and much more.

With the benefit of living in six different countries, Glen Wakeman has lead operations in 30 of the world’s regions.

 

Glen being an investor and a writer allows Glen Wakeman more opportunities to share his information and knowledge. He blogs frequently about new markets, global affairs, and business transformation.