Founder of SoftBank Group Corp. and SB Investment Advisers (UK) Ltd., Masayoshi Son is a Japanese businessperson who has been the head of 12 different companies and currently is Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for 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. Masayoshi Son is also on the board of Z Holdings Corp. (former Chairman), Sprint Corp. (former Chairman), SoftBank Group Japan KK and Arm Ltd. (former Chairman).
In the past Mr. Son held the position of Principal at MIC America LLC, Chairman at SVF Holdco (UK) Ltd., President, CEO & Representative Director at SOFTBANK BB Corp., President, CEO & Representative Director at Softbank Telecom Corp., Chairman for 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.