SoftBank Group Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the information industry in Japan and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Domestic Telecommunications, Sprint, Yahoo Japan, and Distribution segment. Its Domestic Telecommunications segment provides mobile communications and broadband services; sells mobile devices and terminals; and provision of fixed-line telecommunications services. Its Yahoo Japan segment is involved in Internet advertising, e-commerce, and membership services businesses. The Distribution segment engages in the distribution of mobile devices to telecommunication service providers and retailers worldwide.

Minato Ku, JP
Size (employees)
66,150 (est)+5%
SoftBank was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Minato-ku, JP

Key People at SoftBank

Masayoshi  Son

Masayoshi Son

Chairman & CEO
Alok Sama

Alok Sama

President & CFO, SoftBank Group International
Yoshimitsu Goto

Yoshimitsu Goto

Executive Corporate Officer Head of Finance Unit General Manager, Finance
Kazuhiko Fujihara

Kazuhiko Fujihara

Executive Corporate Officer Head of Business Unit
Ronald Fisher

Ronald Fisher

Ken Miyauchi

Ken Miyauchi

Representative Director, President & COO

SoftBank Office Locations

SoftBank has an office in Minato-ku

SoftBank Data and Metrics

SoftBank Financial Metrics

SoftBank's revenue was reported to be ¥9.2 t in FY, 2015 which is a 8% increase from the previous period.
¥, JPY

Revenue (FY, 2015)

9.2 t

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

9.1 t

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

6.4 b

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

90.8 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)

SoftBank's current market capitalization is $90.8 b.
¥, JPYFY, 2014FY, 2015


8.5 t9.2 t

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

38.4 b44.3 b

Gross profit

8.5 t9.1 t

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

17.7 b19.4 b

Net Income

5.7 b6.4 b

SoftBank Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015Q2, 2016

Cumulative Subscribers

31.55 m32.04 m32.3 m

SoftBank Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Boston DynamicsJune 08, 2017
Fortress Investment GroupFebruary 14, 2017$3.3 b
ARMJuly 18, 2016$32 b

SoftBank Market Value History

SoftBank Online and Social Media Presence

SoftBank News and Updates

SoftBank Company Life and Culture

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