Mike Baur is a Swiss based businessman and entrepreneur. Baur is the Co-founder and executive chairman of Swiss Startup Factory. This is a company that was formed in 2014 by Baur, Max Meister, and Walzer. The vision of the firm was primarily meant to help every startup by providing them with training, financing, mentoring, and office space. In addition, the company further provides them with opportunities to access advanced entrepreneurial and even investor network throughout Switzerland.
After graduating with an MBA from the University of Rochester New York, he also pursued another executive MBA from the University of Berne. In his 20 years of experience in the banking industry, Baur has been a key to their SSUF Company. At the University of St. Gallen where the Startup training Competition was hosted, he was the adjudicator of the START Summiteer. Taking part in this competition lend a hand in branding their company Swiss Startup Factory as a reliable and the best business incubator.
As a former banker, Baur formed a company known as Think Reloaded. The main aim of the company is to make available refined financial guidance to prosperous customers.
In January 2016, Swiss Startup Factory partnered with the top most financial platform meant for startups, a move that saw Baur being named as a deputy director of the CTI Invest. On the other hand, the chief executive officer of CTI Invest served as the managing partner of SSUF. Baur was the leader behind the Swiss Startup Factory all through its accelerator plan with Goldbach Group.
According to the Wall Street Journal, it revealed that Mike Baur dedicates most of his time nurturing young entrepreneur in several universities and corporations. Through his frequent talks, his objective is to share his success story with his subjects and provide them viable tips on how to go by in these tech startups.
Baur has a strong passion in the business world. However, this does not mean that he has overlooked other things in life. He is a great sports fan and this is manifested in the great love he shows for the hockey club in his hometown. He is also a dynamic fan of the Swiss tennis Pros.
Apart from working as a financing and fundraising for SSUF, Mike still operates his Think Reloaded firm. He is also featured in the BV4 board. Most importantly, he has helped many entrepreneurs refine and put into practice new technology idea.