Singapore-based mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion ONE Championship has appointed Saurabh Mittal as its new vice chairman.
A self-made billionaire, Mittal is the founder and chairman of investment firm Mission Holdings. In his new role, he will lead some of ONE Championship’s most important strategic initiatives.
Mittal also co-founded Indiabulls Group, a multi-billion dollar conglomerate in India, and has previously served as a partner at Farallon Capital Partners and as a senior partner at Noonday.
“In just a short span, ONE Championship has become the largest global sports media property in Asian history,” said Mittal. “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.”
“I am thrilled that Saurabh Mittal has joined ONE Championship as vice chairman,” added ONE Championship chairman and chief executive Chatri Sityodtong. “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.”