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WeWork cofounder and former CEO Adam Neumann

A former WeWork employee is suing over Adam Neumann’s $1.7 billion golden parachute

Natalie Sojka said it was "beyond comprehension" the startup's cofounder will reportedly be paid $185 million in consulting fees.
Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank.

Meet Masayoshi Son, the Japanese billionaire with a $14 billion personal fortune whose SoftBank mega-fund lost more than $4.7 billion investing in WeW...

Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank, which invests millions in some of Silicon Valley's biggest tech companies.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son has come under fire after the WeWork debacle.

‘We created a monster,’ SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son reportedly said of WeWork

SoftBank is expected on Wednesday to impose stricter governance standards for dual-class structures after the WeWork troubles, the Financial Times said.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son onstage at Saudi Arabia's Future Investment Initiative conference.

Watch as SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son appears to doze off onstage

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son spoke on a panel this week at a global investment conference in Saudi Arabia dubbed "Davos in the desert."

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son draws sparse audience at Saudi Arabia’s ‘Davos in the desert’ after WeWork controversy

Two of SoftBank Vision Fund's largest backers, from Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi, haven't yet decided if they will invest in the second Vision Fund.
Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud (R) and Masayoshi Son, chairman and chief executive officer of SoftBank Group Corp (L) in 2018.

Saudi Arabia is reportedly talking to SoftBank about pouring billions into its second Vision Fund

The Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund (PIF) invested $45 billion in SoftBank's first Vision Fund in 2016.

WeWork reportedly is favoring JPMorgan over SoftBank to bail out the buckling real-estate firm

JPMorgan Chase's refinancing package would be roughly worth $5 billion, company insiders told Bloomberg.
WeWork cofounder and former CEO Adam Neumann.

WeWork is reportedly seeking a $4 billion lifeline from SoftBank and JPMorgan

The shared workspace group hopes to parlay a $1 billion injection from its largest shareholder into a $3 billion debt deal, Reuters said.
FILE PHOTO: Japan's SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son attends a news conference in Tokyo

SoftBank’s founder is ’embarrassed and impatient’ with his investments after troubles with WeWork and Uber, and now he’s telli...

Following disappointing results from WeWork and Uber's IPO preparations, SoftBank's founder says he is embarrassed by his investment record.
SoftBank has been a major payer in the Silicon Valley's ventures this year.

SoftBank reportedly provided 1 in every 10 dollars by VCs to startups in 2019

Analysis by Crunchbase shows that 10.5% of venture capital spending came from the $100-billion dollar Vision Fund and its entities.