Jan 30, 2020
SPH Magazines has appointed Farhan Shah as Editor-in-Chief of The Peak Singapore, Singapore’s leading luxury lifestyle magazine for C-suite readers. He takes over editorship of The Peak from Jennifer Chen who leaves SPH Magazines on 31 January 2020.
Farhan has spent a decade in the media industry and previously held the position of Managing Editor at AugustMan. During his tenure there, he rose through the ranks from associate editor to helm the title, where he played a key role in shaping the title’s editorial direction and positioning. At AugustMan, he initiated and led revamps for both print and digital platforms, and was involved in a slew of digital video projects.
He has also worked extensively in close collaboration with advertisers on content, digital spreads, video series and events, covering watchmaking, sartorial elegance for the gentleman and wealth management. Some notable achievements over the course of his career include the following accolades: MPAS Men’s Media of the Year 2018 (Gold), APPA Men’s Media of the Year 2018 (Gold) and MPAS Feature Article of the Year, 2018 (Bronze).
At The Peak Singapore, Farhan will be responsible for conceptualising and producing editorial content across the magazine’s print, digital and social media platforms. His appointment takes immediate effect and he will report to Group Editor, Joanna Lee Miller.