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SoftBank managing partner: 'We learned our lesson with WeWork'

Jun 25, 2020 - Marketline Newswire

SoftBank Vision Fund is using the case of its troubled investment in co-working giant WeWork as a case study for what not to do with other investors, according to managing partner Jeff Housenbold.

Speaking today at online technology conference Collision from Home, Housenbold acknowledged that there had been problems with Softbank Vision Fund's investment in WeWork, but said that learning from the ordeal was "helping SoftBank". "WeWork was an idiosyncratic experience. I think the biggest th...