Mike Baur: Thinking Outside the Box

With over twenty years experience in banking, Mike Baur is a Swiss national who has established his career both as a renowned businessman and entrepreneur. Among Baur’s good deeds has been working for institutions like UBS, Clariden Leu, the University of St. Gallen, and CTI Invest. Also, Mike happens to be a proud co-founder of the Swiss Startup Factory, an organization established in partnership with Max Meister and Oliver Walzer. Since its inception, the Swiss Startup Factory has been on an upward trajectory, making partnerships with Fintech Fusion and Goldback Group.


As the Co-Founder and Executive Chairman at the Swiss Startup Factory, Mike Baur has always been in charge of raising funds to make the many operations that are run by the company possible. Working alongside Max Meister, Oliver Walzer, Jean-Pierre Vuilleumier, and Chris Bargholz, Mr. Baur has created a remarkable brand that has earned a top spot on the global scene. Moreover, Baur has been able to offer employment to many Swiss nationals through the Swiss Startup Factory, a testament to Mike’s undying desire to uplift all those in need of help. For three years, the Swiss Startup Factory has deviated from the norm, adopting newer and better approaches to handling tasks.


Since Mike Baur is a financial expert, he has created the WORLDWEBFORUM NEXT GENERATION, a platform meant to guide young people on how to develop a successful business. Through the program, Baur has taken his trainees through a step by step tutorial whereby learners are expected to achieve certain milestones per given time. Mike has always been successful mainly because he chose to make his passion his career of choice.


The 39-year-old has so far raised the bar for entrepreneurs living in Switzerland, making use of unique approaches and strategies. Currently, Mike Baur is the proud holder of an MBA from the University of Rochester New York and an Executive MBA earned after studying at the University of Bern. By supporting start-ups in his hometown of Fribourg, Switzerland, Mike Baur has helped many people reach their full potential in life.


Thus, Mike Baur has not only helped transform the financial sector in Switzerland but also in the rest of the world. The lessons taught by Mike on finances have in one way or the other penetrated to other parts of the globe, inspiring anyone and everyone in their wake. Thanks to Mike Baur, we can now think beyond the box.