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SoftBank Group Corp. (9984.T)

Tokyo - Tokyo Delayed price. Currency in JPY
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SoftBank Group Corp.

1-7-1, Kaigan
Tokyo 105-7537
81 3 6889 2000

Sector(s)Communication Services
IndustryTelecom Services
Full-time employees59,721

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Masayoshi SonFounder, Chairman, CEO & Corp. Officer62MN/A1957
Mr. Yoshimitsu GotoSr. VP, CFO, CISO, Head of Fin. & Admin., Corp. Officer and Director293MN/A1963
Ms. Kazuko KimiwadaSr. VP, Head of Accounting Unit & Corp. OfficerN/AN/A1960
Mr. Keiichi MakizonoSr. VP & Chief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Yotaro AgariCSO, Head of Investor Relations Department & Head of Sustainability DepartmentN/AN/A1967
Mr. Tim MackeyChief Legal Officer, GCO, Head of Legal Unit & Corp. OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mark KornblauGlobal Head of CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Dipchand V. NisharSr. Managing PartnerN/AN/A1969
Mr. Kentaro MatsuiCorp. Officer & Deputy Head of Fin. UnitN/AN/A1974
Mr. Andrew KovacsPR ChiefN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in JPY.


SoftBank Group Corp. provides telecommunication services in Japan and internationally. It operates through five segments: Investment Business of Holding Companies, SoftBank Vision Funds, SoftBank, Arm, and Latin America Funds. The company offers mobile communications, broadband, and fixed-line communications services; and sells mobile devices. It is also involved in the internet advertising marketing, online advertising distribution, and e-book distribution services; planning and operation of fashion e-commerce website; mail-order sale of stationery and services; and design and development of mobile robots. In addition, the company designs microprocessor intellectual property and related technology; sells software tools; and generates, supplies, and sells electricity from renewable energy sources, as well as offers related services. Further, it provides alternative investment management, smartphone payment, PC software downloads, and banking services, as well as solutions and services for online businesses; distributes video, voice, and data content; manufactures, distributes, and sells IT-related products, as well as IT-related services; and manages funds. Additionally, the company operates a professional baseball team; and ITmedia, an IT information site, as well as manages and maintains baseball stadium and other sports facilities. It also plans and operates ZOZOTOWN, ZOZO, and ZOZOBASE websites. The company was formerly known as SoftBank Corp. and changed its name to SoftBank Group Corp. in July 2015. SoftBank Group Corp. was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate governance

SoftBank Group Corp.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 28 January 2023 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 2; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.