When it comes to the career world, achievements can only be categorized as either null or extreme. Career professionals often state that one’s experience in the game is the primary driving force towards greater margins. However, without a touch of passion and motivation, results are either weak or in other words failure. For the likes of Mike Baur, career life has not always been a bed of roses, from one venture to another and still maintaining a well-known figure.
Mike’s history and reputation run back to when he served and operated in Swiss Private Banking. Being young and driven by the urge to thrive professionally, the talented entrepreneur grew his professional record considerably. Mike Baur, who had begun his career at the private banking as an apprentice at UBS was later recruited to an executive board member of one of the largest private bank in Swiss.
Mike Baur spent more than 20 years in the private banking, a period that boosted him with knowledge and experience necessary when it comes to thriving career wise. Since early ages, Mike was motivated to help other individuals succeed to their desires, a dream that he significantly drove through the Swiss’s private banking.
Earlier on, Mike had served at ScanSource, Inc. At the company, Mike had served as a chief executive officer, an undertaking that was followed by notable profit records. Since 1995, Mike had served on the company’s Board of Directors, and together with the team, they had driven the company to annual sales of about $3 billion. Today, the company has 45 locations in the South and North America as well as Europe.
In 2014, the successful entrepreneur sought to venture into his own. As young as 39 years, Mike approached two partners with an idea and together they established the Swiss Start up Factory. Today, with only about three years in the game, Mike’s company stands as the number one in the private startup accelerator category in Switzerland. Today, operating independently, Mike’s venture has assisted hundreds of ICT start-ups to achieve their dreams, an undertaking that Mike enjoys taking.
With more than the needed experience, Mike spends most of his time in the youth entrepreneurship either offering mentorships of financial support. When it comes to academic qualifications, Mike’s record surpasses that of a single entrepreneur. Mike schooled at the University of Rochester New York where he earned his MBA. Besides, Mike Baur also holds an MBA from the University of Berne.