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Portrait de Masayoshi Son
Birthday : 08/11/1957
Place of birth : Tosu - Japan
Public asset : 24,354,784,510 USD
Country of residence : Japan
Linked companies : Alibaba Group Holding Limited - SoftBank Group Corp. - SoftBank Corp. - Sprint Corporation - Z Holdings Corporation

Summary 
Masayoshi Son is a Japanese businessperson who founded SoftBank Group Corp. and SB Investment Advisers (UK) Ltd. and who has been at the head of 12 different companies. Currently, Mr. Son is Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of SoftBank Group Corp., Chairman for SoftBank Corp. and Investment Committee Member at SB Investment Advisers (UK) Ltd. (both are subsidiaries of SoftBank Group Corp.), President & Representative Director at Wireless City Planning, Inc. and Chairman of Supercell Oy. Mr. Son is also on the board of 5 other companies.

In the past he occupied the position of Principal at MIC America LLC, Chairman for SVF Holdco (UK) Ltd., President, CEO & Representative Director at SOFTBANK BB Corp., President, CEO & Representative Director at Softbank Telecom Corp., Chairman of Brightstar Corp., President & Director at SoftBank Holdings, Inc. and Member of Son Asset Management LLC.

He received an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley.


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“They don't change that much. And that means their growth or adaptation to the new generation is getting somewhat lagged behind the new trend.”

“We believe that online investing is going to be one of the highest growth business segments of the next decade.”


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