Professional chess teacher and coach. International chess master. FIDE rating - 2320.Participated in tournaments in Russia, USA, France and Israel. Also, taught chess in these countries. In France for 9 years, in New York - for 12 years.The best peformance - in the Paris open championship[ in 1991 - 3rd prize with the participation of 60 players, international masters and grandmasters.
Chess writer and journalist, translator. Translated into Russian Bobby Fischer's book "My 60 Memorable Games". Edited the chess column in Paris for the Russian immigrant newspaper "La Pensee Russe". Many publications on Internet and Russian&English chess periodicals.