Lou Downe

Director of Design and Service Standards for the UK government

Lou Yeoh

Executive Director of FrogAsia Sdn Bhd

Lucia Dell'Agnello

President and Director of the NGO Center for Brazilian innovation in Education (CIEB)

Luciano Huck

TV Host, Philanthropist, Investor and Entrepreneur

Marcelo Claure

COO at SoftBank Group Corp. CEO at SoftBank Group International and SoftBank Latin America, and Executive Chairman, Sprint Corporation

Matthew Gross

Founder and CEO of Newsela

Micky Malka

Founder of Ribbit Capital

Mike Krieger

Co-founder and CTO of Instagram

Marcelo Claure

COO at SoftBank Group Corp. CEO at SoftBank Group International and SoftBank Latin America, and Executive Chairman, Sprint Corporation

Marcelo Claure is COO of SoftBank Group Corp. Claure, alongside Chairman & CEO Masayoshi Son, oversees the strategic direction of the Tokyo-based multinational conglomerate. His primary responsibilities include ensuring Group companies and investments meet their financial and operating objectives and managing global, group synergies, joint ventures and corporate functions. Claure also serves as CEO of SoftBank Group International, where he is responsible for overseeing the vast portfolio of Group operating companies.

Claure is also CEO of SoftBank Latin America, manager of the largest-ever technology fund focused exclusively on the region. In this role, he will invest in early stage opportunities in the region and be responsible for broadening the geographic reach of SoftBank’s portfolio of companies in Latin America. Prior to joining SoftBank, Claure served as President and CEO of Sprint, where he is widely credited with transforming the telecommunications company.

Claure is a Board member of SoftBank and ARM, Executive Chairman of Sprint and Chairman of Miami Beckham United. Claure has been widely recognized as one of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs. He founded Brightstar and built it into the world’s largest global wireless distribution and services company. Claure was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. In 2016 he was featured in the Carnegie Corporation of New York’s “Great Immigrants: The Pride of America” initiative. Claure received a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance and an honorary Doctorate of Commercial Science from Bentley University. Claure is married and has six children.

 
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