Andrei Soltan

Associate Director

Future Leaders Arbitration 2021
Future Leaders Construction 2021
Future Leaders Consulting 2020
Accredited Expert - Academy of Experts
Expert Information
Qualifications Dip. Ing technical and management engineering
Professional Memberships AACEi, SCL, MAE
Contract Experience FIDIC, NEC
Services Delay & Disruption
Sectors Buildings, Transportation Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Power & Utilities, Technology
Expert Highlights
  • Highly qualified engineering professional.
  • Proven as a credible expert under cross-examination, including ‘hot-tubbing’.
  • Acted as an expert witness in both arbitration and adjudication proceedings.
  • Hands-on experience of large-scale construction and engineering projects.
  • Specialises in contemporaneous and retrospective delay analysis.
  • Selected as Who’s Who Legal Arbitration Future Leader 2021 – expert witness.

Andrei Soltan is an engineer with 10 years of construction and civil engineering experience. He has been appointed as a delay expert and has acted as an assistant to the named expert on more than 10 occasions.

Andrei Soltan is “highly recommended in construction delay disputes” by respondents who prize his ability to “always exceed our expectations”.

WWL Experts – Construction – Quantum and Delay – Future Leaders 2020

Andrei has been cross-examined in the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Court of Arbitration, including giving concurrent evidence (hot-tubbing). He also assists in the production of expert reports and delay analysis for varied disputes and is experienced in presenting to adjudication proceedings.

Andrei specialises in a wide range of analysis techniques including time impact analysis, impacted as-planned, and as-planned versus as-built. Benefits to his client include providing clarity and focus in the identification of periods of critical, and near critical, delay on the projects and the potential causes of those delays. He has supported clients for projects with values up to £850 million and disputed values in excess of £80 million.

Andrei has a background in quality management and health and safety; including expertise in management systems and compliance with design supervision and execution of works contracts. He has worked as a planner and delay analyst for both contracting and consulting companies on projects ranging from infrastructure and industrial to technology and residential buildings.

Andrei is recognised as a ‘Future Leader’ by Who’s Who Legal in their Arbitration and Construction Expert Witness categories. He is a practising member of the Academy of Experts, a member of the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering and the Society of Construction Law and holds a 5-year diploma (master’s degree equivalent) in engineering and management of technological systems. Andrei has also completed an advanced professional award in expert witness evidence (LETAPAEWE), accredited by Legal Experience Training, UK.

“I highly recommend Andrei for his expert work in construction delay disputes.” “He quickly understands the bigger picture of the case and then provides a very thorough analysis of the details.”

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Location Singapore