Mike Baur in the year 2014 started a new business venture. The Swiss Startup Factory was founded in Zurich, Switzerland. Mike comes from a very s successful part of his life when he was working in the banking business. For over twenty years in the banking business felt the the need to start a new career in his life. The Swiss Startup Factory was born.
Mike Baur is the co-founder and executive chairman at the Swiss Startup Factory. Mike Baur main goal at the Swiss Startup Factory is to work at financing for start up companies in Switzerland. Mike back in 2016 started his accelerated program.
Under his Accelerator Program small startup companies can go from the very basics needs in getting their new business off the ground with various ways of teaching these new entrepreneurs with coaching on how to get financing,mentoring,services,office space, and access to more entrepreneurial investors and investor network.
Along with Jean Pierre Vuilleumier the Managing Director of CTI Invest. Mike Baur teaches two basic reasons to starting The Swiss Startup Factory Accelerator Program, being the value of help to build up new small Swiss factories along with small digital access companies to flourish in Switzerland. Second Mike would like to instruct The young and old workers in these startup companies the essentials in the importance of a good work ethic you need to make these new companies very successful.
One of the big differences the Startup Factory has is Mike and his partners have invested their own money in these small startup companies. With no other stake holders in these companies it is vital that Mike and his company The Swiss Startup Factory mentor the new startup as much as they can because they are fully vested in the success and growth of these companies.
Mike Baur feels that the innovation of the Swiss Startup Factory along with the Accelerator Program, will have have a powerful impact on the economic success of Switzerland for today and the future. Mike feels one the biggest challenges in the future is to keep finding new investors for the new startup companies.
With Mike and his strong background in banking and his forward thinking in helping new companies getting started the economic future in Switzerland is looking brighter.