As a CEO, I hire only PHDs. My definition of a PHD is a superstar who is poor, hungry, and…
Let Your Dreams Be Your Obsession
One of the best things that I love about ONE Championship is the precious opportunity to create magical experiences and wonderful memories for our families, friends, and fans. At ONE: Unstoppable Dreams in Singapore, Olympic Gold Medalists Joseph Isaac Schooling and Michael Phelps reunited for the 1st time since the extraordinary 2016 Rio Olympics where Joseph defeated Michael. Earlier that day, I had a private lunch with them, and learned how similar their journeys were to those of our World Champions in ONE Championship. Ultimately, there are no easy roads in life if you want to unleash your true greatness. Hard work, sacrifice, and commitment are just prerequisites.
Your dreams must be your obsession. #WeAreONE
Chatri Sityodtong is a self-made entrepreneur and lifelong martial artist from Thailand. His rags-to-riches life story has inspired millions around the world on BBC News, CNN, Financial Times, Bloomberg TV, CNBC, Channel NewsAsia, and other major media. He is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of ONE Championship, Asia’s largest global sports media property in history with a global broadcast to over 1.7 billion potential viewers across 136 countries around the world. Forbes most recently selected Sityodtong as one of Asia’s next generation tycoons. He was also named “Asia’s King of Martial Arts” by the Financial Times and the “3rd Most Powerful Person in Sports in Asia” by FOX Sports. He is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at INSEAD, Europe’s top business school. Sityodtong holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Tufts University.