Jeffrey Housenbold - Global Conference 2019

Jeffrey Housenbold

Managing Partner, SoftBank Vision Fund

Jeff is a venture capitalist, funding and advising the next generation of exceptional entrepreneurs who want to change the world in truly transformational ways. He is a widely recognized entrepreneurial and visionary CEO with 25 years of experience in leading, operating, and investing in hyper-growth consumer and enterprise companies. Jeff has served as a Board Director for multiple private and public companies and as an investor and adviser to numerous Silicon Valley start-ups. Jeff is currently a Managing Partner at SoftBank Investment Advisers, helping manage and lead the firm's $100billion Vision Fund. From Jan 2005 until Feb 2016, Jeff served as President and CEO of Shutterfly, Inc. He led a talented executive team whose focus was growing the company's global consumer base and developing innovative technology platforms that delivered robust and easy-to-use solutions to millions of consumers. Jeff earned his MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Dean's fellow; and his undergraduate degrees were in Business Administration and Economics from Carnegie Mellon University, where he was an Andrew Carnegie Presidential Scholar and graduated with high honors.

Panel Appearances

Global Conference 2019

Investing in the Food Revolution