Mike Baur, a founding partner of the Swiss Start Up Factory (SSUF), has a very extensive background, and he is continually achieving some worthwhile accolades. His current and some past accolades are not just for his benefit, but he is also reaching back to others. He has teamed up with other business professionals to assist aspiring entrepreneurs and the youth.
The SSUF has partnered with FINTECH to assist and mentor startups through an accelerator program they initiated this summer. This accelerator program will last for three months in which they have been mentoring, coaching, and providing a plethora of other relative services to these young entrepreneurs. Located in the heart of Zurich, they are using an entrepreneurial network within an office space to achieve ambitious goals.
More About the Swiss Startup Factory
This company started in 2014, and they are located in Zurich. Their objective is to provide great opportunities for promising digital entrepreneurs in Switzerland and worldwide. At SSUF, Mike Baur is responsible for fundraising and finance rounds. And he recently brought in Michael Hartweg, formerly a financial entrepreneur, to be a mentor and investor.
More About Mike Baur
Baur has been with the Swiss banking industry for 20 years. In addition to SSUF, he is currently with CTI Invest, Swiss Startup Association, and Innovation Lab Fribourg (ILF). He is the deputy managing director of CTI Invest, he is the director and co-founder of the Swiss Startup Association, and he is the vice president of Innovation Lab Fribourg (ILF). He graduated from the University of Rochester. And in addition to the accelerator program, he is reaching back by being a member of the advisory board for the Young Entrepreneurs Club of the University of St. Gallen. He has been serving as a member there since October 2014.
Mike Baur and his company have been achieving some worthwhile accolades by reaching back to help others. He and his organization, SSUF, have been initiating a worthwhile accelerator program this summer that will last for three months. They have been mentoring, coaching, and providing a plethora of other relative services to these young entrepreneurs. And they are focusing on continually to help aspiring entrepreneurs and the youth for some time to come in Switzerland and worldwide.
The Swiss Startup Factory is an idea introduced by Mike Baur to help young ICT entrepreneurs nurture their ideas into real and competitive businesses. The company provides exciting opportunities from the day one joins to lear and to benefit from the incubation program, which lasts for three months. The acceleration program offers services coaching and mentoring that builds an idea to a thriving business. The Swiss Startup Factory is based in Zurich and was founded by Mike Baur partnering with Mark Berger and Max Meister.
Wenger & Vieli Accelerator (Legal information)
Wenger & Vieli Accelerator, which will begin on 19th October, 2016, will be offering free legal advice to start-ups during an event held every second Monday. Some of the issues that will be addressed in the program include legal items that are necessary when launching a company and how each affects the running of the company. It also addresses things that a business must consider before exiting. There will be several business lawyers from Wenger & Vieli, who will give the advice on pro bono basis. Swiss Startup Factory is implementing this program to help startups gain legal know how that can allow them to network effectively.
To join the Swiss Startup Factory accelerator program, you need to showcase your idea and your eligibility will be evaluated based on whether it is an actionable idea. The company is looking to support talented startups to get hold of the basics that can help them to evolve into fully grown businesses. The program includes some demo sessions that help to bring reality in the eyes of selected startup entrepreneurs. Once an entrepreneur graduates from the program, the individual will receive post-acceleration support for a period of five months.
Mike Baur and rich ambition
Mike Baur is a Switzerland national, who has excelled in the world of business. He has worked with several banks in the Swiss market for over 20 years and his latest project includes the creation of the Swiss Startup Factory, which is mentoring and nurturing young entrepreneurs into successful investors. Mike Baur developed interest in Banking and Finance while still a teenager and he offered to pursue his dream, thereby deriving passion since he successfully got hold of what he so desired. Mike is an MBA graduate from the Rochester University and he also holds an executive MBA from Bern University. Mike invests most of his time in the Swiss Startup Factory offering support to startups in the ICT industry.