Skip to content
Subscriber Only

SoftBank Fund Hires Michael Ronen Away From Goldman Sachs

  • Ronen was co-chief operating officer for tech, media, telecom
  • Ronen worked on SoftBank’s deal for majority control of Sprint
Updated on

Michael Ronen, Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s co-chief operating officer of the global technology, media and telecommunications group, is leaving the firm to join Masayoshi Son’s planned $100 billion SoftBank Vision Fund.

Ronen will join the fund later this year and move from New York to its base in San Carlos, California, according to a statement Tuesday. His retirement from Goldman Sachs was announced in a separate internal memo that was seen by Bloomberg.