Born in 1970.
1992 - graduated from State Academy of Merchant Marine (Admiral S.O. Makarov Maritime Academy) in Saint-Petersburg.
1992 – 1996 – Estonian Shipping Company, Deputy of General Manager of Insurance & Claims Department.
1996 – 2003 – Shipowning & Logistic Company „Merktrans Ltd“, General Manager of Insurance & Claims Department. Dealt with the following services: Marine & Inland transport Insurance; Cargo transport Insurance; Property & Liability Insurance of legal entities – Port/Terminal/Warehouse Operators, Forwarders, Agents; Financial Risks Insurance; Customs Risks and Performance Bond Insurance; Claims Handling & Settlements, Treatment of Charter Parties/Contracts and commercial consultations in shipping & logistic sphere.
2003 – founded (as a Chairman of The Board) International licensed Insurance Broker „Kominsur“ with operating offices in Tallinn, Sillamae, Riga, Saint-Petersburg, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Helsinki and Copenhagen.
Mr. Soljanik has almost 25 years of experience in Marine & Corporate Insurance markets.