Glen Wakeman is a global businessman who through proper business has enjoyed business success. He is also an investor, mentor, writer, and entrepreneur who desires to see new entrepreneurs succeed in their career.
He pursued his university education from the University of Chicago. As a global business executive, he has worked in over thirty-two countries in his over twenty year’s career journey and stayed in six of them.
Those travels mostly occurred as he worked as the CEO of Doral Financial Corporation and GE capital.
Glen Wakeman has worked with over seventeen thousand workers and transformed businesses with over $15b value in assets. In business, his principal activities have been downsizing, merger and acquisitions, new market entry, exponential growth, start-ups, and divestitures.
LaunchPad Holdings Company Pivotal role in Business Start-ups
Currently, he is the CEO and co-founder of LaunchPad Holdings, LLC (https://www.linkedin.com/in/glen-wakeman-8b504b14). The company plays a central role in start-up businesses through offering online support to new entrepreneurs. The online platform allows the company to reach many entrepreneurs and provide them business planning services and strategies.
Additionally, the online platform allows Glen Wakeman to blog on various important issues that relate to businesses like global business affairs, business transformation, leadership and emerging markets. He also provides professional advice on angel financing, capital raising, and business strategy.
Glen Wakeman’s mentorship mostly is to the C-level executives with great passion in executive development and growth of these professionals. He also provides advisory services to business start-ups like Dreamfunded and Sitter Bees. His passion, desire, and motivation are to see businesses grow, the development of executives and innovation inculcated in business operations.
Glen Wakeman believes that for a company to make significant financial progress, the owner should be able to think and reason outside the box and look beyond the norm (Business Wire). He asserts that such a mindset is not an easy thing, but it is an indispensable part of the business. Thus, critical thinking beyond the superficial is imperative in the global business markets. He is, therefore, a great role model, to be emulated by many in the business world.