SoftBank invests in transformative technologies in the United States, advancing U.S. leadership and helping to create American jobs. SoftBank has invested in more than 50 American companies since 2017. SoftBank is committed to an inclusive future of technology and supports underrepresented entrepreneurs and startups through initiatives like the Opportunity Fund and Emerge program – as well as its partnership with AI4ALL. Our mission is to improve the quality of life around the world and in our communities. Founded in 1981 in Japan, SoftBank has offices today in Silicon Valley, New York, Miami and Washington, D.C.