- R. Wakeman is a leading entrepreneur and businessman. Other than being successful in making investments, he is a renowned mentor and executive in the financial service industry. His passion lies in improving businesses with methodologies that have been proven to work. It is in this way that he has gotten to the top of his industry.
Wakeman studied at the reputable institution, the University of Scranton and acquired his bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance, in the year 1981. A decade later, he decided to go back to school and further his studies. That was when he enrolled to the University of Chicago for his postgraduate degree in Finance. He successfully graduated from the institution in the year 1993.
Towards the end of the year 1985, Glen Wakeman was employed by GE Money. This is where his career began. At first, he held varying position, working hard to get to the top of the companies leadership. As time went by, he received a number of promotions, seeing him get transfers to various branches including Asia, South America and Europe. And, by the time he was leaving the company, in the year 2006, he was the Chief Executive Officer.
When Glen Wakeman left GE Money, he was employed by Doral Financial Corporation (YahooNews. He took up the position of President and Chief Operations Officer in May 2006 (BusinessWire). A few months on and he was promoted to CEO of the company and was appointed to serve as a member of the board of directors. And, in the year 2008 he was appointed to lead as President of the Doral Bank. Glen Wakeman was with Doral until May 2015, when he left the company and set out to start his own business.
With more than 3 decades of experience, Wakeman in the year 2015, founded Launchpad Holdings LLC and SAAS company. Today, he works as the CEO of Launchpad. Launchpad is software that allows entrepreneurs to organize their workable ideas so that they turn into a plan.