Mike Baur work history
Mike Baur is the co-founder and managing partner of Swiss start-up factory. He holds an MBA from the University of Rochester in New York and also holds an executive MBA. Before managing his company, he first started working in the banking industry as a commercial apprentice for the Clariden Leu and the UBS companies. He served as a commercial apprentice for UBS Company for almost two decades before undertaking an entrepreneurial journey that saw him co-found Swiss start-up factory in 2014. He formed this company with his two friends, Max Meister and Oliver Walzer.
Swiss start-up factory
Swiss start-up factory is a company that focuses on providing various essential services such as; coaching, mentorship and also provides office space to start-up entrepreneurs in the ICT sector. Also, it also helps entrepreneurs in the ICT sector to form and manage good business networks.
This is to enable start-up entrepreneurs in the ICT sector to be able to grow and thrive in the ever competitive global markets. Currently, Swiss start-up factory is the leading independent and privately financed ICT startup accelerator in the whole of Switzerland.
In 2016, he became the deputy managing director of CTI Invest. This was after the partnership of Swiss start-up factory and CTI Invest companies. This partnership further propelled his business as he was able to partner with other big companies like the Fintech Fusion company to finance and mentor other business startups.
Apart from these, Mike Baur is also involved in many youth’s entrepreneurship projects. He invests a lot of time and also supports them financially. His involvement in these various projects has enabled him to mentor and interact with young entrepreneurs. Through these mentorship programs, very many youths have been able to grow and develop their various business enterprises.
In a world where success of any business enterprise is never a guarantee, it is up to us to seek and achieve greatness. Mike Baur has achieved a lot both as an entrepreneur and as a leader. His mentorship programs have helped many people, especially the youths, to grow and develop their enterprises.
Apart from these, he has also helped the ICT sector to grow in Switzerland. His involvement in the start-up program has helped many people in Switzerland to know and be able to utilize the various business opportunities that exist in the ICT sector.