Ms. Kandler has been with the ISA since 2001. Ms. Kandler first joined the ISA as the legal counsel of the former Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers Licensing and Supervision Department. Upon establishment of the ISA's Investment Department, Ms. Kandler was appointed Senior Adviser to the Department Manager, and was promoted to Deputy Department Manager. Since 2013, Ms. Kandler serves as the Deputy Legal Counsel and Manager of the Legislation Unit.
In her positions at the ISA, Ms. Kandler has been an active partner and leader in various projects, mainly in the field of regulation and legislation. Among other achievements, she headed the ISA's activities in combating money laundering since the AML law came into effect, headed the implementation of the Bachar Committee recommendations for licensed professionals, and in recent years has promoted legislation designed to remove regulatory obstacles in line with ISA policy.
Ms. Kandler holds an LLB degree from Bar Ilan University and an LLM from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.