Arora to replace Son as Yahoo Japan chairman
Yahoo Japan chairman Masayoshi Son is stepping down in June and will be replaced by newly-appointed SoftBank president Nikesh Arora (pictured). Son, chairman and CEO of SoftBank, will remain as a director at Yahoo Japan.
SoftBank’s Son hints at successor; profit rebounds
SoftBank chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son said he will appoint the head of its US-based investment arm Nikesh Arora (pictured) as representative director and president of SoftBank, suggesting he could name him as a future successor.
SoftBank’s Son confirms interest in T-Mobile US, threatens “massive price war”
Masayoshi Son (pictured), chairman of Sprint, the third-largest mobile operator in the US, picked a TV interview to finally confirm his interest in a takeover of smaller rival T-Mobile US.
SoftBank CEO: Sprint turnaround may take 2 years
Masayoshi Son, SoftBank founder and CEO, warned that it may take as long as two years to revive the fortunes of Sprint following the Japanese company’s acquisition of the struggling US number-three operator, reports Reuters.
SoftBank CEO fires industry warning shot
During his keynote at the GSMA Mobile World Congress, SoftBank chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son warned of a “depressing reality” for operators forced to cope with unprecedented levels of mobile data traffic and “zero growth” profitability.
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