Saurabh Mittal Joins ONE Championship as vice-chairman


Mission Holdings founder and chairman Saurabh Mittal has joined One Championship. He will head some of the most important strategic initiatives as Vice Chairman of ONE Championship.

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has announced in a Press release that self-made billionaire entrepreneur Mittal has joined ONE Championship. He has been designated a Vice Chairman.

Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, stated “I am thrilled that Saurabh Mittal has joined ONE Championship as Vice Chairman. Our mission is to unleash superheroes across Asia to ignite inspiration, hope, strength, and dreams across all segments of society. I am confident that Saurabh’s vast expertise and experience will contribute significantly to ONE Championship’s success.”

Mittal is an experienced entrepreneur and investor. He has previously served as a Partner at Farallon Capital Partners LP. Mittal also co-founded Indiabulls Group, a multi-billion dollar conglomerate in India. Mittal was also previously a senior partner at Noonday, an affiliate of Farallon Capital Partners LP.

Born in India, Mittal is a recipient of the prestigious Director’s Gold Medal from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Harvard Business School, graduating as a Baker Scholar.

“In just a short span, ONE Championship has become the largest global sports media property in Asian history. I am proud to have seen the phenomenal growth from the very beginning. I am excited to help ONE Championship become Asia’s first multi-billion dollar global sports media property in the very near future,” said Mittal.

Mittal has been an old associate of ONE. In an interview to the Forbes last year, Mittal had said: “I’ve been involved with ONE since the time it started as Chatri’s most trusted partner. As an entrepreneur, you face very important strategic questions — when to add costs, when to branch out, when to add product lines — people in my position are able to help with knowing when to make those decisions.”

ONE Championship is the largest global sports media property in Asian history. Headquartered in Singapore, ONE Championship is the home of martial arts and is the world’s largest martial arts organization, hosting bouts across all styles of martial arts such as Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Karate, Kung Fu, Silat, Sanda, Lethwei, Mixed Martial Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Submission Grappling, and more.

The world’s most exciting martial arts organization hosts the largest sports entertainment events across Asia, featuring some of the world’s best martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia.

In addition to its digital platforms, ONE Championship broadcasts to over 1.7-billion potential viewers across 136 countries around the world with some of the largest global broadcasters, including Fox Sports, ABS-CBN, Astro, ClaroSports, Bandsports, Startimes, Premier Sports, Thairath TV, Skynet, Mediacorp, OSN, and more.