Leon Gaster (1872-1928), Consulting engineering and Technical Advisor on illumination; founder and editor of Illuminating Engineer
1872 Born in Romania
Educated at Bucharest University
Trained at Zurich Polytechnic.
1906 Awarded Silver Medal by the Royal Society of Arts
1908 Founder and Editor of "The Illuminating Engineer"
1909 Founder and Hon. Sec. of the Illuminating Engineering Society
Member of the Home Office Committee on Lighting in Factories and Workshops
Joint Author of "Modern Illuminants and Illuminating Engineering"
Sources of Information
-  "The Early Years of Illuminating Engineering in Great Britain" by John W. T. Walsh