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Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank.

Meet Masayoshi Son, the billionaire founder of SoftBank and one of the richest men in Japan, who has a $16.3 billion fortune and owns a $117.5 million...

Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank, which invests millions in some of Silicon Valley's biggest tech companies.

Meet the power players at the SoftBank Vision Fund, who are writing checks for billions of dollars and upending the technology business

Softbank's Vision Fund has set out to find the tech stars of tomorrow today. The $100 billion mega fund drew astonishment, acclaim, and scorn upon its launch in 2017.
SoftBank Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son.

SoftBank is trying to raise another monster $100 billion fund, but it’s reportedly having trouble finding investors

SoftBank said that the idea the firm is having a hard time raising money for Vision Fund II is "misleading and even inaccurate."
WeWork CEO Adam Neumann is reportedly considering a $2 billion infusion from SoftBank.

SoftBank has slashed a planned $16 billion mega-investment in WeWork after facing objections and will now invest $2 billion

The Japanese tech investor will put just $2 billion into WeWork, down from plans to invest $16 billion, according to the Financial Times.
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud.

Saudi Arabia is investing another $45 billion with SoftBank

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told Bloomberg that Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund wanted to be a key player in SoftBank's next fundraise, as it had seen "a huge benefit" from the first one.
Yoda fan Masayoshi Son.

Masayoshi Son wants to flood startups with insane cash as SoftBank plans new $100 billion fund every few years

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son plans to throw an insane amount of cash at startups over the next decade, saying that the firm will raise a new $100 billion fund every few years.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son.

SoftBank has made $3 billion from its $100 billion tech fund in 5 months

SoftBank has made roughly $3 billion in profit from investments through its five-month-old, $100-billion Vision Fund, CEO Masayoshi Son said Wednesday.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son (R) waves with the company's human-like robots named 'pepper' during a news conference in Urayasu, east of Tokyo.

SoftBank is reportedly in talks to double its enormous $93 billion tech fund

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son wants to raise the additional fund to compliment the existing Vision Fund, according to Recode.