Mike Baur is a renowned banker who has received the rare honor of advising some of the richest Swiss people on the best investment opportunities when he was just in his 20s. In 2008, Mike received the rarefied status in Swiss banking, which was one of the most coveted status to attain in this industry. Despite his seemingly very good performance in this field, Baur decided to have a change. Even when the industry suffered some significant challenges, he was well off in a different direction. He left to start work in the technology startups as an apprentice.
He is currently running his own startup known as the Swiss startup Factory. He started the company in 2014, an institution that helps entrepreneurs handle their finances. His company offer mentorship, financing and coaching to aspiring entrepreneurs who either are looking to expand their companies or want to expand already existing companies to perform better. Before opening up the company, Baur invested in great deals with startups.
It was during his banking era that he learnt how to value businesses and assess their ability to become profitable. This skill enabled him to put up his investment in a number of reliable upcoming business that guaranteed success. Investing in this startup business gave him the opportunity to start up his own company.
His banking career lasted twenty years. These two decades equipped him with most of the knowledge he needed to understand and navigate the business industry. He would work with business gurus and leaders and advise them on how to make them more successful. He also assisted in financing. He would have many business entrepreneurs visits him on financing advice. He would them use his expertise to determine if the loaned capital would bring forth any profits for the company after the investment. He was a very crucial figure in funding a number of institutions and thus contributed to their success in startups and expansions of the businesses.
His combined knowledge and skills in financing businesses during his banking years and the skills gained from investing in startups, he was well equipped to start his company. Swiss startup has had a proper foundation and it has established itself in this niche.