Mike Baur is a man worth praise. He is perhaps most known for his involvement with Swiss Start Up Factory. However, he has had a very thorough background in banking and finance prior to his involvement with Swiss Start Up Factory.
Mr. Baur appears to have had a passion for banking and finance even as early as his childhood. Mike grew up in Fribourg, Switzerland and after graduation commenced to pursue his passion in banking and finance. He has an extensive financial and business educationally background. Mr. Baur has an MBA from Bern University; he also has an MBA from Rochester University. This academic background has been utilized to aid in his professional decisions and success.
Mr. Baur has over 20 years of banking experience including employment experience at UBS and Clariden Leu. Before co-founding Swiss Start Up Fatory Mike was involved in a few start up companies. In 2014 he co-founded Swiss Start Up Company in 2014 with Max Weister and Oliver Waltz. Swiss Start Up Factory is perhaps the peak of his business success. In 2016, Mike Baur was profiled in the Wall Street Journal from his early life working in a bank, to his entrepreneurship, to his startup investments.
The Swiss Start Up Factory has an accelerator is a three month process. During the three month accelerated program at Swiss Start Up Factory startups receive coaching and mentoring. The topics for focus are investing, office space, finance, and entrepreneurial. This preparation allows startups an awareness of how to compete on a global level. During this time startups are tested to see if they can create an idea to market and are given experience selling this pitch to investors. This is an amazing opportunity for young entrepreneurs who are passionate about ideas and business. The Swiss Start Up Factory is a nice chance for yooung professional to collaborate and grow.
Mike Baur not only boasts a prominent professional background but is a man of compassion as well. He is rather passionate about helping the youth of today. That is why he spends ample time supporting youth entrepreneurship. He extends both his expertise and money to help the startup companies of the youth of today. That is part of his involvement in Swiss Start Up Factory.
Mike Baur has bettered the world with his business involvements, mentorship, intelligence, and empathy.