Son shining brightly

Author: Ricardo Tavares
Published: 2014-11-10

Masayoshi Son’s Softbank embodies what a mobile operator’s new business model should be: closely embedded with all-things Internet, integrating connectivity, content, e-commerce, new devices, and restlessly innovative. Softbank started investing in the Internet in the mid-1990s.  A lot has happened since then, and Son’s focus has switched largely to the mobile Internet and mobile e-commerce. Thanks to his early understanding …