Glen Wakeman is a money and finance expert with the ideal background and experience to prepare entrepreneurs for the early stages of their startup journey. Between working for corporations and his global leadership skills and experience, Mr. Wakeman has the ability to work with and mentor people in any industry from anywhere in the world.
The Early Days
The early days consisted of a top education and a promising start to a bright future (http://www.glenwakeman.com/about-glen-wakeman/). Glen Wakeman completed his undergraduate degree in economics and finance from the University of Scranton. He later completed his MBA from the University of Chicago whilst working his way up the corporate ladder at GE Capital. His 20-year career at GE led to his final position with the company as the CEO of Latin America.
Advanced Business Experience
Upon completion of his tenure at GE, Glen Wakeman accepted the position of President and CEO at Doral Financial Corporation. He also became a Board of Directors member to manage a bank holding company that traded billions of dollars. Now, Glen Wakeman works in an advisory capacity for Nova Four and is the CEO and Co-Founder of LaunchPad Holdings, LLC. He started both of these roles in 2015.
Above and Beyond
In addition to his business contributions, Glen Wakeman goes above and beyond to share his wealth of knowledge with others. He has become a mentor for many C-level executives. He writes as an expert on a number of subjects such as emerging markets, raising capital, business transformation, fiscal matters, global affairs, risk management and much more. He also invests in disruptive startups that are changing industries.
Glen Wakeman has lived in many different countries and worked in the financial world for over 30 years. His latest venture, LaunchPad Holdings, is helping startups through the offering of software that provides assistance with business planning online.