Glen Wakeman is a renowned business revolutionist, entrepreneur, and a mentor. He has 21 years’ experience in management. He has offered guidance for many startup companies. He has also played great roles in the creation of M&A’s and new performance methodologies. Glen believes in building business and individual agility. To achieve this, he uses the five-dimensional keys of performance. These include leadership, human capital, execution, risk management, and governance.
Glen’s Career History
Glen Wakeman started his career at GE Capital where he held several positions in general management, operations management, and business development. His last role in the company was as CEO. During this time, he managed to build a 9-country operation startup. This earned the company over $12 billion in assets, annual earnings exceeding $100 million, and over 17,000 employees. He also helped the company get in several partnerships, create a strong network with more than 1000 branches, and develop multiple new product.
Glen founded a business accelerator firm, Nova Four that deals with capital access and strategic advice to developing companies. To ensure the sustainability of the company, Glen plays the role of CEO coaching; he is also on the board.
Founding of LaunchPad Holdings
In 2015, Glen Wakeman co-founded LaunchPad Holdings LLC (Ideamensch). The company includes fully automated software, which is used to help entrepreneurs organize their ideas into a workable plan. So far, the software has received national recognition and has an accelerating growth curve since launching. Glen Wakeman is a University of Scranton graduate where he received BS in Finance and Economics. He also has an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago.