Jeffrey Housenbold

Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

Jeffrey Housenbold

Jeffrey Housenbold

Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

Raging Bull, Inc.
Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.
SoftBank Corp.

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3058

Number of Boards

25

Birthday

1969

Age

52

Interests

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Founder at SoftBank Group Corp.

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Managing Director at Sutter Hill Ventures LLC

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Senior Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

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Managing Partner at SB Investment Advisers (UK) Ltd.

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Senior Partner, Co-Lead Private Equity, Private Equity at Apollo Global Management, Inc.

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Senior Advisor at Cyrus Capital Partners LP

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Senior Managing Director at The Gores Group LLC

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Managing Director at Silver Lake Management Co. LLC

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General Counsel, Softbank Latin America Fund & Softbank Tech Hub at SoftBank Group Corp.

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President at Carnegie Mellon University

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Jeffrey Housenbold
Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.
Education
MBA

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

BS in Economics & Business Administration Wtih High Honors

Carnegie Mellon University challenges the curious and passionate to imagine and deliver work that matters. A private, global research university, Carnegie Mellon stands among the world's most renowned educational institutions, and sets its own course.With cutting-edge brain science, path-breaking performances, innovative start-ups, driverless cars, big data, big ambitions, Nobel and Turing prizes, hands-on learning, and a whole lot of robots, CMU doesn't imagine the future, they create it.

Career History
Managing Partner
2017 - Current

SoftBank Investment Advisers is a global advisory firm that seeks to make investments in the technology sector.

Managing Partner
Current

SoftBank Corp. engages in the provision of mobile communication, broadband, ICT solutions and telecom services. It offers the following services: smartphone, mobile and tablet devices; network and VPN services; cloud services; voice call and landline telephone services; IBM Watson; Internet of Things; digital marketing; security services; datacenter; outsourcing; and conferencing and global services. It operates through the following businesses: Consumer, Corporate, Distribution and Other business. The Consumer business handles mobile communication and broadband services, The Corporate business includes mobile communication service, network VPN service, cloud service, fixed telephone service, digital marketing, and security services for corporate customers. The Distribution business manages the wholesale distribution of software. The Other business comprises of solutions and services for online business, planning and production of digital media and digital contents. The company was founded on December 9, 1986 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Managing Partner, Americas
Current

Softbank Vision Fund invests in technology companies located globally. The fund invests in technology sectors such as internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, information infrastructure, communication, biotechnology, fintech and mobile applications. It provides financing for both private and public companies, committing to a minimum of USD100 million deal checks with a focus on both minority and majority deals.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
2011 - 2012

Caesars License Co. LLC provides casino entertainment services. Its brands include Ceasars, Harrah's,and Horseshoe. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, NV.

Director
Prior

TouchCommerce, Inc. provides online marketing solutions. Its products include TouchChat, TouchSMS, TouchBrowse, TouchContent, TouchVoice, TouchAssist, TouchGuides, TouchSurvey. The firm provides pricing, implementation, program design and optimization services to the retail, technology, travel and hospitality, telecom and media markets. The company was founded by Michael Dubrow and Bernard Louvat in 1999 and is headquartered in Agoura Hills, CA.

Director
Prior

Digital Chocolate, Inc. develops games and applications for mobile phones. It offers games for platforms, such as Facebook, iPhone, mobile, PC and console. It also provides browser-based games. The company was founded by William M. Hawkins III in 2003 and is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior

Children's Discovery Museum is an American nonprofit company located in San Jose, CA. The firm operates as a museum.

Political Donations
$2,500
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,500
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

Transactions
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Shutterfly Inc. purchases BorrowLenses.com

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Shutterfly Inc. purchases RK Printers, Inc.

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Shutterfly Inc. purchases MyPublisher, Inc.

Investments
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Firefly Systems, Inc. engages in the operation of urban content platform that allows brands to message consumers in a physical context. The company was founded by Kaan Gunay and Onur Kardesler and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Clover Network, Inc. provides technology services. It offers POS hardware and software solutions, mobile app that tracks sales, and payment processing solutions. The company was founded by Leonard Speiser, John Beatty, Kelvin Zheng, and Mark Schulze on October 28, 2010 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.

Events
Speaker
San Francisco, CA, United States
2012 CEO2CEO West Summit

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