Mike Baur is an entrepreneur based in Switzerland. After having a long career in banking and startup investing, Baur looked to begin running a company of his own. Due to his experience working with a number of startup companies, Baur looked to start a company that helps startup businesses get the guidance they need in order to reach their full potential. Before Mike got involved in entrepreneurship, he worked for a number of years in banking where he got his first hands on experience with startup businesses. He would then spend a number of years investing in various companies to give him even more experience dealing with new companies. With a variety of experiences, Mike Baur has been able to establish himself as one of the leading business professionals in Switzerland.
Baur currently owns a company called Swiss Startup Factory which provides mentorship and coaching to a number of new companies. With Swiss Startup Factory, a number of new companies can get the assistance they need in order to reach their goals more easily. The company provides advice on a number of key business topics such as finance, marketing, product development and management. While the company is pretty young, it has emerged as one of the best in all of Switzerland.
Before Mike became an entrepreneur, he spent ten years investing in startup companies. Since he had first hand knowledge of how startup businesses function and what they need to succeed, Baur would look to invest in ones that had the best potential. When he spent time investing in startup businesses, Baur would analyze the type of business the company is in, their products and services and their overall market demand. He then bought ownership stakes in the company and received the profits from them. This proved to be a very lucrative opportunity for Mike and propel him to becoming an entrepreneur himself one day.
When Mike Baur began his career, he worked in the banking sector for over two decades. During his stint in the banking industry, Mike got valuable experience in dealing with startup companies. He would regularly meet with business owners to discuss their business goals and financial needs. By assessing their needs, Mike would help these businesses get the funding necessary to start up and expand. Baur would use this experience to then move on to getting more involved in startup businesses by investing in them.