SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to look for technology investments around the world, as the Japanese conglomerate transforms itself from a domestic telecommunications powerhouse to a “unicorn hunter” focused on innovative hi-tech start-ups valued at more than US$1 billion. Photo: Agence France-PresseSoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to look for technology investments around the world, as the Japanese conglomerate transforms itself from a domestic telecommunications powerhouse to a “unicorn hunter” focused on innovative hi-tech start-ups valued at more than US$1 billion. Photo: Agence France-Presse
SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to look for technology investments around the world, as the Japanese conglomerate transforms itself from a domestic telecommunications powerhouse to a “unicorn hunter” focused on innovative hi-tech start-ups valued at more than US$1 billion. Photo: Agence France-Presse

SoftBank’s Son to focus on investing to speed up major company shift

Topic |   Technology
SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to look for technology investments around the world, as the Japanese conglomerate transforms itself from a domestic telecommunications powerhouse to a “unicorn hunter” focused on innovative hi-tech start-ups valued at more than US$1 billion. Photo: Agence France-PresseSoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to look for technology investments around the world, as the Japanese conglomerate transforms itself from a domestic telecommunications powerhouse to a “unicorn hunter” focused on innovative hi-tech start-ups valued at more than US$1 billion. Photo: Agence France-Presse
SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday he plans to devote the bulk of his time to look for technology investments around the world, as the Japanese conglomerate transforms itself from a domestic telecommunications powerhouse to a “unicorn hunter” focused on innovative hi-tech start-ups valued at more than US$1 billion. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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