Everyone dreams of being their boss. Although, they may have a good idea or what seems to be a perfect plan some things don’t always turn out the way that they imagined. What they thought to be a breeze is suddenly a lot of hard work, trial, and error. Too many mistakes and failures turn out to be the reason a company doesn’t succeed. Statistics have shown that 80% of businesses fail in the first two years and 96% fail within ten years. Mike Baur created the Swiss Startup Factory to create a support for companies that were starting.
Mike Baur is an entrepreneur from Switzerland. He started as a banker and became the co-founder of the Swiss Startup Factory. Before beginning the Swiss Startup Factory, Mike Baur gathered over 20 years of experience in banking. The was a beloved banker at the Union Bank of Switzerland and Clariden Leu. Mike Baur gave up banking to begin helping new businesses have an unbeaten start. The Swiss Startup factory was started by Mike Baur, Oliver Walzer, and Max Mester. He not only wanted them to have an auspicious start he wanted the companies to last long. His goal was to increase the rate of successful businesses.
Baur, Walzer, and Mester put together their previous work experience to help create sustainable companies. Mike Baur worked as a banker since the age of 16. He was a banker at the Union Bank of Switzerland. He was so good at his job that they made him an apprentice and gave him a lifetime outline of his time working with the bank up until it was time for him to retire. The bank began facing trouble, and he left UBS to work for Clariden Leu. He was kind and offered jobs to his coworkers from UBS.
A recession hit and made bank unfavorable to Mike Baur. In 2014, the Swiss Startup Company began. Mike Baur’s experience with advising Swiss investors helped him advise Swiss companies that were getting ready to start. His knowledge has aided in the Swiss Startup Factory helping companies excel and maintaining profitable relationships with CTI and the Goldback Group. Mike Baur also started a company called Think Reloaded. The Swiss Startup Factory has been very successful and continues to thrive along with their customers. Many companies have lasted long and rebranded themselves thanks to the Swiss Startup Factory.