Swiss Startup Factory
The Swiss Startup Factory (SSUF) is a company that has a support system for those looking to become entrepreneurs with successful businesses. They seek out individuals that have the potential to start their own digital companies. They are apart of a strong network community throughout Switzerland that provide a wide range of opportunities around the world.
The Swiss Startup Factory offers a program that provides a platform consisting of different services like financing, mentoring, coaching and support. They also have a office space located in the center of Zurich. They even offer an entrepreneurial and investing system created just for those that are determined to achieve their goals. The program is designed to last for three months.
The team at the Swiss Startup Factory wanted to change up the traditional ways that other global companies were created. Their mission was to break the normal products and business formulas. They had a vision in order to accomplish these goals. They wanted their accelerated program to be like a foundation for similar programs. Then they needed to create their program to be well rounded, making sure to cover all areas.
About Michael Baur
Michael Baur, also known as Mike, is a successful entrepreneur from Switzerland. He is the Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of the Swiss Startup Factory. He founded the company in 2014. In addition to being a founding partner, he is also in charge of handling any and all of the fundraising efforts and financial aspects of the company.
He has an extensive background in banking, as he has been doing it for more than 20 years. He then changed his career from working in the banking industry to investing in startup companies. When the Swiss Startup Factory partnered with CTI, Baur was appointed as the Deputy Managing Director in 2016. He also led their accelerator program. He wears many hats, however, no job is too big for Mike Baur. He was mentioned in The Wall Street Journal in 2016 for his long career in banking to becoming a magnificent businessman and jumping into startup investments.