Press Releases 2015

SoftBank Group Corp. Organization and Personnel Changes

July 1, 2015
SoftBank Group Corp.

SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG) today announced organization and personnel changes effective July 1, 2015.

1. Organization changes

The following organizational changes were made on the basis of SBG's new execution of operations structure.

  • (1) Discontinuation of supervisory divisions

  • (2) Corporate Planning Department reorganized; Group Management Department and Global Business- Sprint Department newly established.

2. Corporate Officer title / responsibility changes

Name Title / responsibilities
Yoshimitsu Goto Executive Corporate Officer
General Manager, Finance Department
Fumihiro Aono Corporate Officer
General Manager, Human Resources Department
Masato Suzaki Corporate Officer
General Manager, Legal Department
Kazuko Kimiwada Corporate Officer
General Manager, Accounting Department, Internal Control Department
Katsumasa Niki Corporate Officer
General Manager, Corporate Strategy & Development Department

3. General Manager appointments

Name Title / responsibilities
Ippei Mimura General Manager, Group Management Department
Yuriko Ishihara General Manager, Global Business- Sprint Department
Ikuro Fujioka General Manager, Audit & Supervisory Board Office
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