Fradkin Alexander Moiseevich, born 3 February, 1946. Graduated from the Siberian Institute of Technology (at the present time – M. F. Reshetnev Siberian State Aerospace University), Faculty of Forestry, with a specialty Engineer of Forestry (1971). Worked as forest inventory engineer for the East-Siberian Forest Planning Enterprise (at the present time – East-Siberian Branch («Vostsiblesproekt») of the Federal State Unitary Enterprise «Roslesinforg» in the city of Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia. Since moving to Israel in 1993-2008 worked as an engineer for the forestry department of Israel Forest Service, Jewish National Fund (Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael, KKL). PI and Supervisor for numerous forest inventory projects in Israel. Since 2008 to present PI and Co-PI on different projects in forest management, developing norms and standards on forest care and maintenance at Forest Department of EIG Group, in the city of Modiin, Israel. Author and co-author of 10 articles published in Israel.