MIKE BAUR’S PASSION FOR BANKING AND FINANCE

Mike Baur is a prominent business proprietor and innovator. From the University of Rochester New York, he acquired an MBA before joining University of Berne for an executive MBA. He holds 20 years of extensive experience in the private banking sector where he worked for several companies including Clariden Leu and UBS. At UBS- a large Swiss private bank- he served as trainee making his way up to an executive board member. Later on, Mike left private sector banking and started investing in startups and in 2014 together with Oliver Walzer and Max Meister he co-founded Swiss Startup Factory. Based in Zurich the company looks for prosperous digital entrepreneurs and provide opportunities for them by conducting a three month accelerator program that gives guidance and support for them to reach their dreams.     He currently serves as a managing the partner at the company. The company has grown to be a top class privately funded accelerator of ICT start ups in Switzerland. Confirming these sentiments, Mike is honored and proud of his team confirming that he has able leaders to support the cause of Swiss start up Factory. He confirms that the team has really played a tremendous role in the last two years and in the next fear years to come he hopes that the company with expand not only in Switzerland but all across the globe.     Previously, he has taken part in the jury as a member at a headfirst contest at the University of […]

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Cotemar Leveraging Technology for Growth

With all of the economic growth in the economy over the past few years in Mexico, companies like Cotemar are looking to leverage technology to facilitate growth in the future. Oil production is higher in Mexico than it has ever been, and this means that oil suppliers like Cotemar are in a great position to succeed. The great thing about this company is that it has a strong balance sheet. Unlike a lot of oil producing companies, Cotemar does not have a lot of debt on the balance sheet. This means that the company can invest a huge portion of the cash flow that comes in to grow the technology base of the business. Over time, Cotemar is the type of company that is going to drive growth in the business.   The Importance of Technology   In the energy industry, technology is vital to maintaining growth in the future. There are a lot of people who are excited about the changes that are taking place in this area. Not only does the company truly care about customers, but it also cares about the environment. This is evident in the way the company invests to build their technology base up. If you are ready to start working with a company that cares about the local area, this is the company for you. If oil companies can continue to drill oil for less money and environmental impact, this is the perfect way for the industry to grow without negatively impacting others. […]

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Mike Baur Is A Respected Businessman And Mentor

If there’s one word used to describe Mike Baur, it’s dedication. Dedication got him to where he is at this point in his life. Baur is considered one of the top Swiss businessmen and entrepreneurs. He is widely known and well respected in the business world. It’s not hard to see why.   Baur is currently the co-Founder and executive chairman at the Swiss Startup Factory. Baur helped create this because he simply wanted to help people. The Swiss Startup Factory was dreamed up, in part thanks to Baur, in 2014. He wanted to create a program that will help people who are starting up a business. That’s exactly what Baur and his team at Swiss Startup do now. They are passionate people who want to help companies succeed with their three-month program. This program helps to coach and to mentor business in the early stages of startups so that they can see success. It talks them through financial planning and more.   For over 20 years, Baur was involved in banking. While in the banking industry, he showed where hard work can get you. Every day, Baur was putting his best foot forward and astonishing those around him with his knowledge, skill, and overall grasp of how the banking world works. He never gave up. Baur was able to work his way up from a commercial apprentice at UBS to an executive board member. He became the executive member of a large Swiss Private Bank which truly shows just […]

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