Suyin Haynes

freelance journalist

Suyin Haynes is a London-based freelance journalist covering identity, culture and underrepresented communities. Her work has been published in TIME, CNN, Al Jazeera, the Guardian, openDemocracy and more. She is a Visiting Lecturer at City, University of London, and is a media consultant working with values-driven organisations on storytelling and communications. She is also the creator of the Substack newsletter, Ginkgo Leaves, and is a published short fiction story writer.

Suyin was previously Head of Editorial at gal-dem, the award-winning media company platforming people of colour from marginalised genders. Before this, she was a journalist at TIME for five years, based in both London and Hong Kong.

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