For almost 20 years, the Swiss private banking sector has been influenced by individuals like Mike Baur. His first foray into the industry was as an apprentice at UBS; he also rose to the very top as the member on the board of a leading Swiss private Bank. Today, Mike Baur is dedicated to giving back to his beloved community through inspiring other great minds to become successful entrepreneurs. Mike Baur is now the co-founder of the Swiss Startup Factory. This is the leading organization in Switzerland when it comes to financing and supporting early stage startup investment. Baur founded this privately-owned startup accelerator alongside his two longtime partners.
The dedication towards guiding Swiss youths in the world of entrepreneurship is evident in the working of the Swiss Startup Factory. The amount of time that Mike Baur invests in this venture tells of the commitment he has. The Startup Factory is at an advantage due to the reliable connections that Mike Baur has in the private banking industry. This way his connections will financially complement the endeavours that the Startup Factory may indulge in. The Swiss Startup Factory offers more than just financial support, acting as the guide and mentor.
Mike Baur is also known for his role at the WorldWebForum, another startup accelerator program. This is an organisation that believes that the best was to ensure a brighter future for humanity is to motivate youths to have the courage as well as the tools to actualize their ideas. The WorldWebForum/ Next Generation provides a platform for startup experts across the globe to discuss vital elements in creating successful startups. This offers the learners a chance to get answers to their questions, get advice, as well valuable feedback. It also provides a perfect opportunity for one on ones with leaders in the industry.
Mike has also founded other ventures such as the Swiss Startup Association. Mike Baur, a qualified expert, attained his studies from the University of Rochester New York and attained an MBA. He also holds an Executive MBA from the University of Berne. His career has been profiled by the Wall Street Journal from his early days in the private banking industry to his startup investments.