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July 02, 2015 12:50 AM ET

Wireless Telecommunication Services

Company Overview of SoftBank Mobile Corp.

Company Overview

SoftBank Mobile Corp. provides mobile communications services in Japan. The company offers its mobile data communication services through 3G and 4G networks. It also provides content for mobile Internet and sells mobile phone handsets. The company was formerly known as Vodafone K.K. and changed its name to Softbank Mobile Corp. in October 2006. SoftBank Mobile Corp. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. SoftBank Mobile Corp. operates as a subsidiary of SoftBank BB Corp.

1-9-1 Higashi-shimbashi

Minato-ku

Tokyo,  105-7317

Japan

Founded in 1994

6,714 Employees

Key Executives for SoftBank Mobile Corp.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 58
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Director
Age: 56
Chief Operating Officer and Director
Age: 66
Executive Vice President and Director
Age: 50
Senior Vice President
Age: 53
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

SoftBank Mobile Corp. Key Developments

SoftBank Mobile Corp. will Change its Name to SoftBank Corp

Effective July 01, 2015, SoftBank Mobile Corp. will change its name to SoftBank Corp.

SoftBank Mobile Corp. to Launch LTE Services in Peru, Sri Lanka

Softbank Mobile Corp. announced that its international roaming service using high-speed Long-Term Evolution technology will be available in Peru and Sri Lanka from November 28, 2014. The expansion of the LTE network will mean the Softbank Corp. unit's data roaming service will be available in 26 countries and regions.

Softbank Mobile Corp. Appoints Eric Gan as Executive Vice President, Board Director, Effective November 1, 2014

SoftBank Corp. announced that Eric Gan will relinquish his current post of Corporate Officer, Corporate Strategy & Development Division on October 31, 2014, and will take the post of Executive Vice President, Board Director at SoftBank Mobile Corp., effective November 1, 2014.

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