According to Mike Baur, many people wonder whether they have what it takes to start up a business. Some of the questions include whether they can recognize a good business idea and whether their startup can succeed. Mike Baur has decided to share ideas on how to manage startup companies. Mike Baur is based in Freiburg. He is one of the two co-founders of Uber. One other most interesting company he co-founded in the recent past is the Swiss Startup Factory. The company is an investment accelerator that the pair uses to assess and extend expert advice and financial support to such startups. Mike Baur says that he is also actively involved, along with his co-founder in helping the startup companies to establish the important business connections. Mike Baur is 42 years old. He has been noted as one of the most important Swiss investors in recent time. Mike Baur was recently interviewed regarding his investment choices and about the Swiss Startup Factory.
Interview with Mike Baur
Mike Baur was asked to share how one can midwife a good idea and transform it into a great business venture. He replied by saying that such ideas often come home by themselves. He says that when ideas are spontaneous, they tend to be better than what one goes out in search of. He simplifies it by indicating that innovation grows out of a situation of need. He says that when a product is needed and can’t quite be found, it triggers thoughts on how it can be made available. Mike Baur and Max Meister have helped the world of investment with their unique investment skills by infusing their expertise in startup companies. They are the brains behind the Swiss Startup Factory. The two entrepreneurs are the brains behind the successful convenience taxi service called Uber. So far, the Swiss Startup Factory has extended funding to numerous upcoming entrepreneurs. They have also provided the requisite training to make sure that they minimize the chances of such startups failing as result of lack of skills to manage startup businesses. The two investors and business partners were interviewed. They accepted to share their experience in the world of investment.
The Interview with Max Meister
In the interview, Max was asked why he decided to venture into business. Max Meister says that he noticed the gap on the market and decided to fill it. He said that he made sure that he outlined his mission and objective before he started off. He summarizes by saying that it is a story he keeps sharing with entrepreneurs that he recognized his placement in filling such a gap and took up the challenge. He said that he was inspired by his expertise and skill in entrepreneurial ventures. He said that he was inspired by the urge to participate in startup ventures for a long period in his investment career.