Glen Wakeman has developed an extensive range of business expertise in a career spanning two decades. His stellar career in business and finance have culminated with his new endeavor called LaunchPad Holdings. He is their CEO and co-founder; they opened the doors for business in 2015. They specialize in software for startups that allow them to develop a workable plan.
Glen Wakeman began his career by securing his educational credentials at the University of Scranton. There he received degrees in Business and Finance and later achieved an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago. He started his career with a position at GE Capital and was honored for his work. There he was recognized as a Growth Leadership role model by the company’s board of directors. The job at GE was engaged in business development and it was a springboard to later endeavors.
While his success with GE must have been satisfying it was just a weigh station for Glen Wakeman (http://blogwebpedia.com/glen-wakeman-dubbed-secret-weapon-top-entrepreneurs.html/). His next notable stop was with Doral Financial Corporation, where he became a highly ranked executive. There he served as their President and CEO and continued his march to significant business success.
The forte of Glen Wakeman has been in mentoring and in entrepreneurialism. It is estimated that he has helped develop 17,000 staff members and $15 billion in assets (NewsSky). This includes guidance for startups and M&A activity as well. Glen Wakeman applies a tried and tested methodology which encompasses five key areas. They are critical parameters for new enterprises to meet and they are execution, governance, human capital, leadership and risk management.
Giving back to the business community is another area that Glen Wakeman has a hand in. He regularly writes in blogs and allows other aspiring business people to tap into his insights. He also writes about international fiscal matters and emerging markets. He is uniquely qualified to write about these subjects due to his international travelings and business activities around the globe. He is known globally and valued for his business knowledge.
The mentoring ability of Glen Wakeman is substantial with various C-level executives gaining great value by accessing his business acumen. His impressive career continues with Launchpad Holdings.