Being a successful businessman requires skill and determination. With Glen Wakeman, this is all part of his life. Born in 1968 Glen Wakeman has grown to become one of the world’s major business people to reckon with. He is a mentor, entrepreneur, and business revolutionary. His extensive work ranges from development of M&As, the creation of new performance methodologies and guidance for startups. Glen Wakeman is the founder of LaunchPad Holdings LLC in 2015, which is a SAAS corporation, which develops business software to help startups find business planning services online.
Glen Wakeman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Scranton and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago (Slideshare). After graduation, he began a successful career in at GE Capital as the P&L and business development personnel. He later moved to Doral Financial Corporation where he grew to the position of CEO and President of the Company and Board Chairman of Doral Bank. Glen founded Nova Four which gave him recognition as a Growth Leader and role model.
Well-known for his proven five-step methodology, Glen focuses on risk management, leadership power, human capital and business execution. As a successful mentor and writer, Glen Wakeman has inspired others in a great way on matters of fiscal economics and administrative strategies (http://inspirery.com/glen-wakeman/).
Having lived in six different countries, Glen has gained a lot of experience in emerging markets, divestitures and corporate governance making him a keen market strategist with insightful counsel. He has also run successful business operations in over 30 regional areas worldwide. Few executives can only match his reputation on developing accurate methodologies that work across different industries.
Glen Wakeman’s leadership in global business affairs is invaluable. He is a very active partaker in transformative business opportunities. His strategic advice on capital raising, international financing, and angel funding has seen him become a world business force. Glen is very passionate about business innovation, its development, and growth in the ever-changing global marketplace.
He believes that many business startups fail because of lack of proper structure around the business idea. To him, an idea is not a plan itself, and hence it needs to be built upon, hence the reason they started LaunchPad Holdings to help startups find their purpose and attain their goals.