By Alun John
This is the first time Goldman Sachs has hired a China partner from outside the firm.
The appointment reflects the growth opportunities in global listed real estate and the importance of the Japanese market.
The personnel changes mark the biggest overhaul in SoftBank’s top management since Son brought in Nikesh Arora from Google in 2014 and kicked off the telecom giant’s transformation into a strategic holdings company.
According to his Linkedin account, Ramsey started his position as Vision Fund investment director this month, ending his four year affiliation with TCV.
Parameswaran’s appointment comes at a time when Uber is engaged in market share battles in the Asia Pacific region against local rivals such as Ola
Whineray will lead the team at NZ Super that invests the $28-billion fund
Former Housing.com CEO, Kothari was earlier the CEO and vice-chairman of US-based entertainment company Valiant Entertainment.
Masayoshi Son is fond of talking about his 300-year vision for SoftBank Group Corp. but some Japanese bond investors are already pondering an earlier event — what will the technology giant be like without its founder?
Nazrin Hassan has been a strong supporter of Malaysia’s early-stage startups.
COO Sanjoy Chatterjee will take additional responsibilities as president-North America and head of business development.