News: India-Born Ex-Google Executive Appointed SoftBank President

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India-Born Ex-Google Executive Appointed SoftBank President

Mr Arora, 47, who earlier held the vice president's post, was appointed company president and chief operating officer at a general meeting of shareholders here on Friday.

India-born former Google executive Nikesh Arora has been appointed the president of Japan's telecommunications giant SoftBank Corp that paid the "rising star" a whopping $135 million for the financial year 2014. Mr Arora, 47, who earlier held the vice president's post, was appointed company president and chief operating officer at a general meeting of shareholders here on Friday.

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