Razif, who earned his bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Cultural Sciences University of Indonesia, joined Media Kerja Budaya in 1999. In 2002, he then joined Institut Sejarah Indonesia. Due to his great interest in history, Razif continued his Master’s Study in History at the Faculty of Humanities Gadjah Mada University in 2007. He is now a Commissioner at Balai Pustaka because of his passion and expertise in the book industry.