Raul Marcelo Claure is an American businessperson who founded Miami Beckham United and Brightstar Corp. and who has been the head of 10 different companies. Presently, Mr. Claure is Executive Chairman at WeWork Cos., Inc. and Chief Operating Officer, Director & Vice President at SoftBank Group Corp., Chairman of Brightstar Global Group, Inc., Chairman at Fortress Investment Group LLC and Chief Executive Officer at Softbank Group International (which are all subsidiaries of SoftBank Group Corp.). Raul Marcelo Claure is also Member of The Wall Street Journal CEO Council, Member of Group of 50, Director-Latin America Region at Georgetown University, Member of Foro Iberoamericano, Member of Consejo Empresarial de América Latina, Owner at Usa Wireless, Inc. and Owner at Bolivar Administracion Inversiones Y Servicios Asociados SRL and on the board of 8 other companies.
Mr. Claure previously occupied the position of Chairman of CTIA-The Wireless Association, President at Small World Communications, President of Cellular Solutions, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Brightstar Corp., Executive Chairman of Sprint Corp., President at Unplugged Communications, Inc., Director & Member-Americas Society at Council of the Americas, Inc., Member of Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. and Director at Miami Beckham United.
He received an undergraduate degree from Bentley University.