Mike Baur co-founded The Swiss Startup Factory AG. He has two decades of experience with Swiss banking. He is also in charge of the finances and fundraising for the Swiss Startup Factory. The Swiss Startup Factory does what it sounds like. It produces startups. It looks for budding talent all over the world and they are always on the lookout for digital entrepreneurs all over the globe. They are based in Zurich. They have a lot of network connections in Switzerland and all over the world. They provide the best opportunities to the best digital entrepreneurs from all over the world. They even give digital entrepreneurs a startup accelerator program to make sure they get started. This program runs for three months straight. They provide coaching and mentoring to help these entrepreneurs get off their feet. They also help provide services so that these people can reach their goals and achieve great success.
Mike Baur, in his two decades of work in the banking sector, has done work for Clariden Leu and for UBS. Clariden Leu is a private Swiss Bank that is based in Zurich and Geneva. UBS, or Union Bank of Switzerland, is based in Zurich and Basel. It provides financial and banking services for people all over the globe. They provide investment banking and management for finances.
Before actually founding the Swiss Startup Factory, he had invested in many startups himself. Later, the Swiss Startup Factory partnered with CTI Invest. At that time, Mike Baur was then named deputy managing director of CTI Invest. The Swiss Startup Factory also partnered with Fintech Fusion.
Mike Baur’s life and career was profiled in an article in the Wall Street Journal. He studied at the University of Rochester in New York, and he got his MBA from there. He also holds an Executive MBA, which he got from the University of Berne.
He was also the deputy managing director of Swiss Startup Invest. He co-founded the Swiss Startup Association. He was Vice President of Innovation Lab Fribourg. He was the head of private banking at Sallfort PrivatBank AG. He also studied at Universitat Bern. He also owns Think Reloaded AG. He headed private banking at Clariden Leu, and he headed wealth management at UBS. He got his bachelor of applied sciences in banking and finance from the University of Applied Sciences Bern. He speaks three languages. His goal is to inspire and impact people who have startup goals.