Glen Wakeman is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of LaunchPad Holdings Company. He was born in 1968 and currently lives in Miami. In 1981, he graduated from the University of Scranton with a BS in Economics and Finance. He also holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago in 1993
Glen Wakeman’s Successful Career Progression
He commenced his career by working at General Electric Company and later moved to Dora Financial Corporation where he became the board chairman, CEO as well as the president of the organization. While working at GE, he was awarded the Heroes of Growth for having excellent leadership growth.
During his long career, he has become popular for being a successful entrepreneur and mentor. His skills and experience have made him be able to reform businesses with over seventeen thousand employees and fifteen billion dollars in assets leading to their success and growth. Glen Wakeman is experienced in guiding new market entry, business start-ups, divestitures, exponential growth among others. He has a proven methodology that he applies whenever he is guiding individuals which entails five segments namely: execution, governance, human capital, leadership and risk management. Wakeman is an accomplished writer, a successful international business executive, an investor and a mentor to many.
Being a successful writer and investor, he has shared his knowledge and skills through blog posts which are mainly about upcoming markets, strategy, global fiscal matters, management, and administration. He offers advice on angel financing, strategy, capital raising, leadership, and business revolution (Wikipedia). Being a mentor has enabled him to guide many C-level executives. He has also been an advisor to startups like Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees which are thrilled by his insights. Mr. Wakeman is fascinated by things like innovation, growth and executive progress.
He is an international executive since he has lived in six different nations and has been the brains behind many successful operations in more than thirty regions. He has more than twenty years’ experience in his career which has led to him being recognized as a Growth Leadership icon by the Board of Directors of LaunchPad Company.
In 2013, he made around $3.38 million. He has around $39,917 in his public assets and several investments in different countries.