A glimpse into the Life

Being a successful entrepreneur is more about starting new ventures every other day. It means the right attitude towards a business and the determination and grit to achieve success.

Maitreya V. Doshi, also known as Mittu Doshi is the Promoter and Chairman and Managing Director of Premier Ltd. Having started his journey at an early age, he worked hard to carve a path for himself in the world of business. With sheer hard work and determination, Mittu Doshi achieved the life of his dreams and even went on to become a member of YPO in 1993.

Mr. Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi (also called Mittu Doshi) was a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) for the past 23 years. YPO is the global platform for chief executives to engage, learn and grow. YPO members harness the knowledge, influence and trust of the world’s most influential and innovative business leaders to inspire business, personal, family and community impact. Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi thrice served as Bombay Chapter Education Chair, was Education Chair for the YPO India University in 2008, served as a Vice Chair on the International Education Committee and taught the Education Officers’ Workshop at the Washington D.C., Cape Town and Toronto Global Leadership Conferences. He has also served on the YPO International Board and chaired the Family Committee. He was previously the founder Regional Chairman of YPO’s South Asia Region. Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi has also set up new YPO Chapters in Colombo, Sri Lanka and Gujarat. He is currently a member of the YPO Gold, the graduating organisation on YPO.

Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi has received many international YPO awards including two ‘Best of the Best’ awards for Chapter Education and Global Networking as well as YPO’s Leadership in Global Membership’ award.

Renowned throughout YPO for his educational governance and path-breaking Indo-Pak Exchange events, Maitreya (Mittu) Doshi (YPO Gold- Mumbai) shares one of the most symbiotic relationships with the organization. “Who I am today is largely due to my involvement with YPO,” says Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi. “Hearing different perspectives from all over the world, interacting with global leaders and making friends has driven my mental growth and completely transformed me as a person.”

In 2002, Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi leveraged the Peace Action Network. The idea was to promote peace, understanding and action by bringing together sworn enemies under the surveillance of a professional moderator.

Moreover, its association with educational institutions such as College of Engineering Pune (CoEP) and ITIs ensure that the next layer of engineering talent is built for this business.

In 1993, Mr. Doshi was nominated by the World Economic Forum, Geneva, as one of 200 “Global Leaders of Tomorrow” selected from contenders all over the world, and has been the recipient of various international YPO awards including two “Best of the Best” awards for Chapter Education, the Global Networking Award, and YPO’s Leadership in Global Membership Award. Interestingly, Maitreya ‘Mittu’ Doshi was also the first Indian speaker at Automotive News World Congress, Detroit, USA in 1996.