Saurabh Mittal takes equity in ONE Championship, named vice-chairman

ONE-Chatri Sityodtong

SINGAPORE: ONE Championship has announced that self-made billionaire entrepreneur Saurabh Mittal, founder and chairman of Mission Holdings, has joined ONE Championship and has been appointed vice-chairman and will be responsible for some of the most important strategic initiatives at Asia's largest martial arts promotion.

Chatri Sityodtong, chairman and CEO of ONE, 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.”

Saurabh Mittal
Saurabh Mittal 

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. 

Mittal stated: “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.”