Mike Baur is as an experienced professional in the Swiss banking industry. He was born and bred in Fribourg, Switzerland and has been passionate about working in the banking and finance sector since he was a teenager. Baur chose to pursue the career and currently holds an MBA from the University of Rochester. He also attended the University of Bern and was awarded an executive MBA. Mike has severed Switzerland’s banking sector for the past twenty years. His career in the field has been successful since he sits on the board of one of the leading Swiss private banks. Companies that he has worked for include Sallfort and Clariden.
Mr. Baur started venturing into business in 2014 when he was 39-years old. He is a co-founder of the Swiss Startup Factory, which he established with two other partners. The primary function of the enterprise is to motivate and provide financial support to digital innovators who have a high potential. The main offices of the company are located in Zurich, Switzerland. Mike Baur and his partners own the company privately, and they have been seeking funds from various investors. Swiss Startup Factory is the first privately funded enterprise of its kind that has ever been established in Switzerland. The company has been supporting the startup by offering an acceleration program that is conducted for about three months. It offers them a chance to enter the corporate world and also coaches them on how to handle themselves.
Mike has been investing a lot of resources and time to ensure the growth of digital technology enterprises that have been established by the youth. As the CEO and co-founder of the Swiss Startup Factory, he makes sure that they are offered the right coaching and financial aid that can facilitate their growth. He has been approaching various business leaders to invest more money in the company so as to support the acceleration program. The company allows its investors to select a business that they would like to fund. The partners of the Swiss Startup Factory guide the innovators on entrepreneurial network and finance.
Swiss Startup Factory has enabled various emerging digital technology innovator to thrive in the global market. It carefully selects businesses that participate in its three months acceleration program. The company has also been funding innovative enterprises that are already in business but do not have the resources to grow. Mike Baur has sufficient knowledge and experience that allows him to notice ideas that can be profitable.