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Tokyo (Japan)
10000+ employees
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Company - Public (99840)
Investment Banking & Asset Management
£10+ billion (GBP) per year
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SOFTBANK's investment strategy is anything but soft. Under the leadership of founder, chairman, and CEO Masayoshi Son (sometimes referred to as the Bill Gates of Japan), the company makes investments in a variety of ventures. Its portfolio holdings span mobile ... Read more

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    Pros

    Exciting new projects and challenge

    Cons

    No work life balance and little return

    Advice to Management

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SoftBank Interviews

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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at SoftBank (Shanghai, Shanghai (China)) in April 2016.

    Interview

    Three rounds interviews. Phone - VP interview + Partner Interview. Phone interview mainly behavior questions and stuff about your resume. VP was about what TMT industry you are interested and how to you value a startup.

    Interview Questions

    • Why would you choose VC industry?   1 Answer
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