Mike Baur is a household name in Switzerland. Having worked in the private banking industry, he has a lot of knowledge and experience in the finance sector. The entrepreneur is known for his efforts in supporting upcoming businesses that need mentorship and financial help. Most of the companies affiliated with Mr. Baur are tech enterprises. This shows that Mike is an enthusiast of technology. He’s more impressed by innovation than anything else. Mike Baur was once appointed as a senior executive at one of Switzerland’s top bank because of his excellent leadership skills.
The Swiss businessman has a captivating entrepreneurial journey. At the beginning of his career, he worked as an intern at UBS, where learned some of the skills that made him a successful business leader. After several years of employment, Baur decided to venture into business. He began by investing in startups that had the potential of growing into big businesses. Together with 2 of his colleagues, he launched Swiss Startup Factory in 2014. The company has become a prosperous enterprise in less than five years.
Swiss Startup thrives on innovation. The ICT firm sources capital for startups from private investors who are interested in helping other business owners succeed. It’s the parent company of an establishment called the Swiss Startup Association. As a co-founder of Swiss Startup, Mike’s mission is to provide tech startups with the resources they need to build their brand. The company offers a mentorship program that helps young businesspersons to penetrate the market. Those who undergo the program benefit a lot because they get a better understanding of the corporate world.
Mike Baur recently welcomed Michael Hartweg into Swiss Startup Factory. Michael will be one of the mentors in Swiss Startup’s Accelerator Program. He has been given the mandate to pick any startup and invest in it. Also, he’s responsible for ensuring that the business he chooses transforms into a profitable enterprise. Hartweg has a broad network of investors who will help him offer financial support to the entrepreneurs. Currently, Mike Baur oversees all the operations of the firm. His expertise in developing business strategies has played a significant role in the company’s success. Swiss Startup Factory is headquartered in Zurich.
Baur has a bachelor’s degree as well as a master’s degree in Management. He earned his M.B.A from the University of Rochester. The Swiss business leader understands the steps one should take to become successful in business.