Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Opinion Victory lap makes SoftBank's Masayoshi Son look tired Luck, not genius, helped Japan's iconic venture capitalist to first-quarter win August 20, 2020 03:00 JST | Japan If Son's big plan is loading up on tech blue-chips already at Fed-inflated valuations, he should reconsider. (Photo by Shihoko Nakaoka)
William Pesek is an award-winning Tokyo-based journalist and author of "Japanization: What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades."
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