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  • Previous Rank110
  • Revenues ($M)$76,469
  • Revenue Percent Change-3%
  • Profits ($M)$3,950
  • Profits Percent Change-35%
  • Assets ($M)$184,261
  • Employees63,591

Known to some as Japan’s most adventurous technology company, Softbank has 63,000 employees and a reported $40 billion war chest. It’s new leadership (now that former-Googler Nikesh Arora is no longer the company’s CEO) has voiced commitment to artificial intelligence and robotics, adventurous indeed for the country’s third largest telecom company by market cap.

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Company Information

CEO
Masayoshi Son
Sector
Telecommunications
Industry
Telecommunications
HQ Location
Tokyo, Japan
Employees63,591
Websitehttp://www.softbank.jp
Years on Global 500 List9
Figures prepared in accordance with International Accounting Standards. Figures are for fiscal year ended March 31, 2016.

SoftBank Group Rank History

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

($ Millions)% change
Revenues ($M)$76,469-3%
Profits ($M)$3,950-35%
Assets ($M)$184,261-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$23,257-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.2%
Profits as % of Assets2.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17%