About Mike Baur
Mike Baur is the founder of Swiss Startup Factory. His expertise in the business world equips him to be in charge of fundraising and financing rounds at the company. Mike has worked in some of the biggest private Swiss banks. He has approximately two decades of experience in the banking sector which makes him stand the best chance to bridge the gap between young entrepreneurs and investors. Mike Baur holds an MBA from the University of Rochester in New York and an Executive MBA from the University of Berne. This combines his expertise and knowledge making him stand out from his peers. It also enables him to build his start-up company more efficiently and effectively.
Mike Baur is intentional about bridging the old economy and the new economy with the technological advancement that has taken place globally. He hopes to do this by solving challenges that entrepreneurs face in digital transformation. He believes that there is a new economy that is in the process of creation. This is the digital economy. Mike Baur is a motivational speaker at universities and corporate events. He speaks about entrepreneurship and gives advice on various topics revolving around entrepreneurship. Mike is a big fan of hockey. He is amused by the close DNA between top sportsmen and top startup teams.
About Swiss Startup Company
The company was launched in 2014. The Swiss Start-up Company is based in Zurich. It accelerates digital enterprises by giving them training that incubates them to become better in their businesses. It provides young companies with a three-month training in the main challenges that start-ups face in Switzerland. The training incubates companies and gives them a chance in a competitive world.
The company offers services in legal advice. This involves advising people on the legal requirements to start a business, the red flags that people should be keen about, and the methods of avoiding litigation. The training covers the accounting needs of start-ups that enable the young entrepreneurs to understand various issues revolving around accounting in a company.
Swiss Startup Factory has two intakes in a year. It has collaborated with various high profile partners to facilitate it to achieve its mission in the business world. It has also worked together with business partners in insurance and banking industry. The company organizes summits and digital festival for young entrepreneurs to network amongst themselves.