Mr. Sajjid Mitha Founder & CEO
Sajjid Mitha is single handedly responsible for revolutionising the manner in which plastics and petrochemical intelligence is processed and presented in Asia. Over 2 decades ago, Sajjid founded India's first on-line petrochemical, real-time news and price-alert service. The company with over 100 employees, has emerged as a preferred and credible destination for global industry players seeking daily plastics intelligence and petrochemical price assessments. In 2018, Polymerupdate launched Asia's first polymer price forecasting service. Triggered by an algorithm written by a Polymerupdate data-scientist and fed by rich and formidable archived pricing assessments, the price forecasting service has proven to be a valuable tool for global industry players.
Sajjid is also the founder of Polymer Exchange, an app which promises to forever change the way in which plastics and polymers are bought and sold. The Polymer Exchange App, with nearly 20,000 downloads, is a robust and intelligent trading tool that makes buying & selling of polymers simple and efficient.
Sajjid is an avid photographer and a prolific luxury travel writer and has over the years won an impressive audience through his travel blog travelmango.in. TravelMango is a highly refined, luxury travel blog which is actively followed by over 50,000 HNIs from across South Asia and the Middle East. TravelMango is beautifully curated and is a fantastic place to learn about Interesting places to travel to and eat at.
Sajjid Mitha is an ambassador of the luxury resort brand - Soneva. He is also a consulting editor for BBC Goodfood Guide and a consulting editor for Hospitality Horizons. His features are carried in various magazines which include the UpperCrust, L'officiel, Vogue and Hello.
Sajjid is a director with Chhagan Mitha, an automobile engineering firm with petroleum retail outlets in the city of Mumbai. Sajjid is a director of Azul Arc India, a multi media design and technology firm with it's head office located in Georgia, Atlanta, U.S.A..
In 2002 Sajjid was appointed as an Honorary Trade Advisor to the Ministry Of Commerce, Royal Government of Thailand to promote bi-lateral trade between India and Thailand and to enhance the existing relationship shared between both countries. Sajjid is a member of the ethical committee of the Shroff Eye clinic in India.