Rubin D' Cruz, an editor, and publisher by profession has worked for many public sector / voluntary publishing firms since 1987, mainly the Kerala Sastra Sahitya Parishad, Kerala State Institute of Children's Literature and the National Book Trust, India. Presently, he is the editor of the Malayalam department of National Book Trust, India (NBT). He has also been a member of the advisory committee of the Department of Publication, University of Kerala. Rubin was also a speaker at a conference of writers and literary translators (WALTIC) at Stockholm, Sweden. He has been a member of the editorial board of Eureka Children' s Science Magazine and, later, a member of the publication committee of the KSSP. As Director of Kerala State Institute of Children' s Literature, he edited Thaliru, a children's magazine for the ten-plus age group.