Chatri Sityodtong named Asia’s Top CEO for 2017

Chatri Sityodtong was selected as Asia’s Top CEO for 2017 by both Deloitte and Influential Brands today. This award is given to those CEOs who are exemplary in 5 critical areas over their careers: Brand Leadership, Brand Expansion, Financial Performance, Innovation, and Personal Integrity. Past winners include Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi; CEO of ThaiBev, George Quek; Chairman of BreadTalk Group, Anthony Tan; Co-Founder and CEO of Grab, Michael Tan; Co-Founder and Group CEO of Fullerton Healthcare Corporation, Richard Eu; CEO of Eu Yan Sang International, David Chiem; Founder, CEO and Chairman of Mindchamps Holdings, Alain Ong; CEO of Pokka International, and many others.

 

Chatri Sityodtong At 2017 Forbes Global CEO Conference

As the only speaker from the sports industry in Asia at the 2017 Forbes Global CEO Conference, Chatri Sityodtong shared lessons from his journey with ONE Championship, and how he built Asia’s global sports media property in history from scratch. Other speakers included Steve Forbes (Chairman of Forbes), Suphachai Chearavanont (CEO of CP Group), Anthony Tan (CEO of Grab), Carrie Lam (Chief Executive of Hong Kong), Wilbur Ross (US Secretary of Commerce), Lawrence Ho (CEO of Melco), Ho Kwon Ping (Chairman of Banyan Tree), Patrick Grove (Chairman of iFlix), Joe Tsai (Vice Chairman of Alibaba), Jeongdo Hong (CEO of JTBC), Jane Jie Sun (CEO of Ctrip.com), and many other global business leaders.

 

ONE Championship Key Metrics Break Record Highs Again

For Q3 2017, ONE Championship broke new record highs again across social media impressions, social media video views, TV ratings, broadcast hours, and other key metrics.  Since 2014, social media video views have grown from 312,000 to 1,500,000,000 on an annualized run rate basis.  With a global broadcast footprint of 128 countries, these growth statistics make ONE Championship the fastest growing sports media property at scale in the world.

 

Inc Magazine Features Chatri Sityodtong As Cover Story

In another ground-breaking moment for Asian entrepreneurs, Chatri Sityodtong became the 1st CEO from the sports industry in Asia to grace the cover of Inc Magazine. The feature story details Chatri’s rags-to-riches life story and the rise of ONE Championship as Asia’s largest sports media property in history.