Siphiwe Mpye

Associate editor, GQ

When Siphiwe Mpye wondered what he would do with his life, it was a toss up between arts and culture and media. Fortunately, he found a way of combining them. Mpye became a writer, editor and a media communications consultant. Since he started out, Mpye has written for the Sunday Times, the Sunday Independent and The Star. He's has worked as head of communications for Yfm and as a co-editor and columnist for Y Magazine. Mpye is also a partner in Baobab TV Productions and is founder and director of The Off Ramp, a talent management company. He has been associate editor of GQ since 2008. � Eamon Allan

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