Mike Baur was born in Switzerland many years ago. Over his entire lifetime, he has managed to become one of the most successful business person and entrepreneur in the country. On the process, he has realized his dreams and has also helped other people in the country realize their dreams too. Mike Baur is famous for his role with the Swiss Startup Factory as its founder as well as being the managing partner. This startup was not his first venture as he has been involved with the banking industry for more than two decades. Some of the banks that he has worked for include Clariden Leu as well as UBS. He stopped working for the banking industry to follow his dream of funding startup companies in the Switzerland before stumbling into the idea of Swiss Startup Factory. This was back in the year 2014, and he cofounded this company with two other gentlemen named Oliver Walzer and Max Meister.
His love for helping people succeed goes back to his time at the university. After quitting the banking job, Baur was a judge at a startup competition at a program called START Summiteer. This was an initiative of the University of St Gallen and was aimed at finding the best projects that students provided in the competition. Mark Baur has had a lot of success in his life. Recently, he was named as a deputy managing director at an institution called CTI. However, this appointment came after his company; the Swiss Startup Factory partnered with the institution.
Some of the projects that Baur has worked with Swiss Startup Factory include the accelerator program when they joined hands with the Goldback Group as well as the project with the Fintech Fusion. All these projects have been implemented in the year 2016.Mike Baur is a learned man. He has attended several Institutions such as the University of Bern and University of Rochester in New York where he acquired an executive MBA and an MBA respectively. Baur was born in Fribourg Switzerland and still visits the place from time to time. He has always had a passion for finance since he was a little boy. For this reason, he majored in Banking and Finance at the University. His role at the Swiss Startup Factory is to look for finance, listen to viable ideas and even organize fundraisers whenever necessary. Young people in Switzerland can rest assured that with a good idea, Mike Baur will have time to listen to their idea.