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|Born||11 August 1957
Tosu, Saga, Japan
|Education||University of California, Berkeley|
|Occupation||Entrepreneur, investor, philanthropist|
|Known for||Principal founder of Softbank|
|Home town||Tokyo, Japan|
|Net worth||US$19.5 billion (March 2020)|
|Title||Chairman, president and CEO of Softbank|
Masayoshi Son (Japanese: 孫正義 Son Masayoshi, Korean: 손정의; RR: Son Jeong-ui, born 11 August 1957) is a Korean-Japanese billionaire technology businessman, investor, and philanthropist. He is the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Japanese holding company SoftBank, CEO of SoftBank Mobile and chairman of UK-based Arm Holdings.
According to Forbes magazine, Son's net worth is US$23 billion, and he is the second richest man in Japan.
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