People around the world are establishing their businesses. However, not all of them have the proper training on how to sustain growth. Mike Baur, a Swiss businessman, and entrepreneur wanted to change the mindset of the people when it comes to business, and he wants to help them succeed. Mike Baur co-founded the Swiss Startup Factory, which has a primary objective of assisting small businesses for them to succeed. He is also the company’s managing partner, pushing the Swiss Startup Factory to the top. Mike Baur is proud to say that he has helped hundreds of small-time entrepreneur from around the world.
Before co-founding the Swiss Startup Factory, Mike Baur previously worked in the finance industry. He was a banker for more than 20 years, and he served the most prominent banks in Switzerland, including the UBS and Clariden Leu. His years of working as an employee often give him the thought of starting his own business, and when he had all of the knowledge about being an entrepreneur, he decided to quit his job and became an investor. He invested in small businesses, but then he noticed that he is not earning a lot. He had an idea on his mind of creating his own company that would help small businesses thrive, and he immediately contacted his colleagues for support. Max Meister and Oliver Walzer are two of his friends who also founded the Swiss Startup Factory. The company was established in 2014, and Mike Baur managed to grow the company in only a short period. Being one of the company’s co-founder, Mike Baur is also responsible for providing awareness among the Swiss of what his company is all about. He goes from university to university, explaining how his company works. In 2016, his startup company partnered with CTI, a business firm that also focuses on helping small businesses grow. The Swiss Startup Factory also teamed up with financial institutions, who promised to provide financial assistance to their clients and will also help them to reach their goals in the shortest time possible.
The primary objective of Mike Baur’s Swiss Startup Factory is to create multinational companies that will never follow the traditional approach to maintaining a business. The primary product of the company is a training program which will help entrepreneurs understand how business works. Aside from the training, entrepreneurs who enlisted for the course will also enjoy different services offered to their business, including financial services, maintenance, coaching, mentoring, office space, and an unlimited and unrestricted access to a vast network of businesspeople around the world that are ready to speak with potential investors. These services provided by the Swiss Startup Factory can be categorized into four different groups, each focusing on their specialties: Pre accelerator Services, Growth Accelerator Services, Wenger and Vieli Law Accelerator Services, and Digital Business Strategy.
Mike Baur hopes to see everyone in the future is busy with their businesses. He knows that poverty would end when people started to discover how to do business, and with enough financial literacy, he thinks that everyone can be successful.