Glen Wakeman in the current CEO of Launchpad Holdings, a firm that deals with the development of software that assists early-stage businesspeople with online business planning services. He co-founded Launchpad in 2015. Launchpad Holdings uses a proven methodology that relies on five fundamental dimensions of performance namely, Leadership, Human Capital, Execution, Risk Management and Governance (http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20060530005503/en/Doral-Financial-Corporation-Names-Glen-Wakeman-President). The Launchpad Toolkit, for instance, is a software that has a broad library complete with tips and suggestions that guide early entrepreneurs as they launch their first business.
Glen graduated from the University of Scranton in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance. He also holds a Master of Arts in Finance that he obtained in 1993 from the University of Chicago. Glen is known worldwide as a successful investor, Financial Services Expert, CEO and mentor executive to a lot of people in the business world. Glen has a deep passion for building businesses by working on individual and corporate agility to enhance innovation, business growth, and executive development. Currently, he offers counsel to C-level executives from startups like Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees.
He launched his career by working for GE Capital where the firm’s Board recognized Glen as a Growth Leadership role model (DailyForexReport). He then joined the Doral Financial Corporation where he became CEO, President and even Chair of the Board of Directors of the firm. At DFC, Glen changed the outline of the business by transforming it into a streamlined community bank from the non-compliant and faulty mono-line bank. He also established the Nova Four and currently provides CEO coaching and performs Board duties at the firm.
As an investor and writer, Glen Wakeman continues to offer pieces of advice through blog posts about financial matters. He blogs about business transformation, emerging markets, angel financing, guidance on business strategy and management. He is particularly excited about the introduction of machine learning that he believes, will improve decision making, work speed and overall quality of production. Having been in charge of business operations in 30 countries and living in six countries, Glen Wakeman has the expertise and experience in financial management in Businesses.