9984.T - SoftBank Group Corp.

Tokyo - Tokyo Delayed Price. Currency in JPY

SoftBank Group Corp.

1-9-1 Higashi-shimbashi
Minato-ku
Tokyo 105-7303
Japan
81 3 6889 2000
http://www.softbank.jp

SectorCommunication Services
IndustryTelecom Services
Full Time Employees76,866

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Masayoshi SonFounder, Chairman & CEO139MN/A1957
Mr. Nikesh AroraAdvisor9.15BN/A1968
Mr. Yoshimitsu GotoSr. VP, CFO, CISO and Head of Fin. & Admin. UnitsN/AN/A1963
Mr. Raul Marcelo ClaureExec. VP, COO & DirectorN/AN/A1970
Ms. Kazuko KimiwadaSr. VP & Head of Accounting UnitN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in JPY.

Description

SoftBank Group Corp. provides telecommunication services in Japan and internationally. The company operates in six segments: SoftBank, Sprint, Yahoo Japan, Arm, SoftBank Vision Fund and Delta Fund, and Brightstar. The SoftBank segment offers mobile communications, broadband, and fixed-line communications services; and sells PC software, peripherals, and mobile device accessories. The Sprint segment provides mobile communications and fixed-line telecommunications services; sells and leases mobile devices; and sells accessories. The Yahoo Japan segment is involved in Internet advertising, e-commerce, and membership service activities. The Arm segment designs microprocessor intellectual property and related technology; sells software tools; and offers software services. The SoftBank Vision Fund and Delta Fund segment is involved in investment activities. The Brightstar segment distributes mobile devices. The company also owns professional baseball team, as well as manages and maintains baseball stadium and other sports facilities; generates, supplies, and sells electricity from renewable energy sources; operates IT information site; and operates software site, through which it conducts an online game business for mobile phones and PCs. In addition, it provides investment management and payment services; visual, audio, and data content distribution services; and solutions and services for online businesses. The company was formerly known as SoftBank Corp. and changed its name to SoftBank Group Corp. in July 2015. SoftBank Group Corp. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate Governance

SoftBank Group Corp.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 7.

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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.