Mike Baur spent nearly 20 years in the private banking industry and worked his way up from a apprentice at the UBS to being the executive board member in a very large private bank for the Swiss.
At the age of 39, in 2014,he began the entrepreneurial start-up and founded the startup company, The Swiss Start Up Factory which then starred as the number 1 private and independent finance company in Switzerland.
Mike Baur spends a large amount of time in the entrepreneur world with support from various startups in not only the finance world but also as a mentor. He started out as not only the co-founder of the Swiss Startup Association but also the director of the company.
Mike is responsible for the fundraising and financing portion of the company. He works hard to ensure that individuals and companies are granted the opportunity to thrive in the business world.
The Zurich based program looks to entrpreneurs who are seeking an exciting opportunity in the digital world from the start of their very first day. The connection to a strong network of individuals from around the globe is what helps the entrpreneurs thrive and succeed.
The company will perform a three month long program in which an accelerator program is used to help individuals through a platform which utilizes services and mentoring, coaching and office space all in the heart of downtown Zurich.
His love for banking and his love for financing is what led him to start this entrepreneurship. His love for banking started in his early years when in his teenage prime in Fribourg, Switzerland. It was then that he decided to go after his master’s in finance and banking.
Research in entrepreneurship is what allows people to become Financially independent with the help of Swiss Startup foundation. Once the foundation becomes involved, someone becomes involved from simple mentoring to helping to becoming financial independent through the use of the startup program.