Senior Executive Corporate Officer, SoftBank Group
Yoshimitsu Goto serves as Executive Corporate Officer and Finance General Manager of SoftBank Group Corp. and Director and Executive Vice President of SoftBank Corp.
Mr. Goto first joined SoftBank in 2000 and oversees the finance strategy of the SoftBank Group, with responsibility for raising funds, investor relations, Group finance management, M&A and new investments.
He also serves as President and Owner’s Representative of Fukuoka SoftBank HAWKS Corp., which owns and operates a professional baseball team.
Before joining SoftBank, Mr. Goto served as Group Manager of the Corporate Consulting Department at The Yasuda Trust & Banking Co., Ltd. (currently Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.) where he was responsible for developing finance and management consulting for mid-to large-sized corporations. His responsibilities were extended to capital strategy, raising funds, financial analysis, corporate governance and group management.
Mr. Goto received his B.A. in Sociology from Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan.