Mike Baur is a successful entrepreneur and an investor, he is also the co-founder and managing partner of Swiss Startup Factory .For more than 20 years he has been working in a bank, like Clariden Leu and UBS. In 2004 he resigned and started investing in startup companies, before starting Swiss Startup Factory with Oliver Walzer and Max Meister. He graduated from Rochester University in New York City with an MBA.
Mike Baur contributed as a board of member in the Start Summiteer of start-up pitching tournament at the University of St Gallen. He was appointed the deputy managing director of CTI Invest , Swiss Startup Factory signed a partnership with CTI in the year 2016.
Mike Baur is one of the influential people in Switzerland, his massive knowledge in investment and fundraising through his fresh project enables him to generate success for him and his associates. In 2014 he launched Swiss Startup factory together with his partners, it is one of the top leading industry in Switzerland. It is located in Zurich, it accelerates and looks for young and flourishing entrepreneurs as well as it carries a three-month acceleration passages through giving an extensive network of entrepreneurship. A lot of finance in this fruitful accelerator program is for the startups.
He selected a suitable name for the company as the Swiss Startup Factory for charming younger people in order to tell them to put a lot of effort in working hard. Though he thinks that the younger generation is not continuously looking on how to make it in life and being successful, they think it’s tough, therefore he wants them to see and learn. Mike Baur invested completely in SSUF because Switzerland is seen as a nation of innovation however he observed there is no young and prosperous business. He knew he can support them with his massive skills and individual knowledge as well as his country.
Mike Baur aims to work together with different people and see younger corporations acquire chances they want in order to accomplish greater things.