Glen Wakeman is a prominent financial service executive, entrepreneur, board member, investor, executive mentor, and a CEO of a public company. Glen has a passion for building a business by improving the agility of the company and the individual. He also applies a verified methodology that accesses and enhances five primary dimensions of performance which include:
- Human capital
- Risk management
Glen Wakeman is the owner and president of LaunchPad Holdings, a company that has a fully automated software service, which helps new business owners to organize their business ideas into workable plans. The company is also supplemented by broad and extensive guidelines and suggestion accessible to guide entrepreneurs as they establish their business. LaunchPad Holdings also enjoys the support of a vast ecosystem of people who provide capital and investors. Glen is the brain behind the establishment of Nova Four, where he served as the president of the company. That was a business accelerator that is designed to offer strategic advice and access to working capital for growing firms. He also conducts CEO coaching programs and board duties as a way of sustaining the improvement.
Previously, Glen Wakeman has held prestigious positions in various companies like Doral Financial Corporation, where he worked as a president and CEO. He also served as the Chairman of the Board of Doral Bank, one of the leading financial service firms that have diversified to mortgage banking, retail banking insurance organization operations, and commercial banking. Once he started working at Doral Financial Corporation, Glen strived to recapitalize and transform the company from a non-compliant, disorganized and mono-line financial institution into a modernized community bank.
Due to his hard work and determination to corporate social responsibility, Glen was awarded numerous local, national and international accolades (Inspirery). Before working at Doral Financial Corporation, Glen had spent more than 20 years at GE Capital where he held complex leadership roles in management, business development, and operation management. Glen Wakeman has lived in six countries in his entire life, and he has been accountable for the company’s operation in more than 30 countries. Due to his efforts, the Board of Directors acknowledged him as a Growth Leadership role model.