Glen Wakeman is an exceptional entrepreneur. He is a successful investor, writer, mentor, small business owner and a financial services executive. He has served as a CEO and a Chairman of several Executive Boards. Glen is a graduate of BS in Economics and Finance, and a holder of an MBA degree. He has worked at GE for more than 21 years, in P&L and business development roles.
Wakeman developed a 9-country operation that exceeded 17,000 employees, $100 million annual revenue and $12 billion assets (People.equillar). He created multiple products, developed a large business network and signed many partnerships. Glen has worked in more than 30 countries, and lived in six of them, while he was serving in his leadership positions.
Glen Wakeman, the CEO of Launchpad Holdings, is also the founder of the organization (http://news.sky.com/story/money-shop-owners-us-boss-quits-as-payday-lenders-sale-looms-10723086). He started the firm to enable early-stage entrepreneurs to manage their ideas into workable strategies. Glen implemented a fully automated software to facilitate the service. The company is currently enjoying an accelerated growth curve, with a national user base.
Glen Wakeman is a passionate businessman. He enjoys helping people to grow their businesses by improving individual and organizational agility. He helps entrepreneurs apply proven methods, that improve leadership, human capital, execution, risk management and governance.
Wakeman utilizes a deep and broad library of suggestions to complement the Launchpad Toolkit. The tips guide entrepreneurs as they start and develop their firms. The system is supported by highly-qualified advisors and capital providers.
Nova Four is another successful company that Glen Wakeman founded. He later became the President of the organization. The firm provides access to capital and strategic advice for growing businesses. Glen Wakeman sustains the organizations` improvements by providing coaching on duties of the Executive Board and the CEO.
Glen Wakeman is a former President, Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of Doral Financial Corporation (DFC). The company deals with retail banking, mortgage banking, insurance agency operations, institutional securities, and commercial banking. Glen helped transform DFC from an inefficient and noncompliant, monoline financial institution, into one of the most reputable community banks in the country. Wakeman`s corporate and social responsibilities made him win many awards.