Dato’ Iskandar holds a Bachelor of Sociology from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). He started serving as Inspector of Enforcement in the Ministry of Trade and Industry in 1981 and has almost 38 years of experience in the field of enforcement.
He had served as the Enforcement Director at Perlis and Sarawak Branches before being brought back to the Head Office in 2005 to fill the vacancy as Director of the Intellectual Property Protection Unit. In 2017, Dato’ Iskandar was appointed as the Deputy Director of Enforcement (Special Operations Branch) before being appointed as KPDNHEP Enforcement Director. Throughout his services, Dato’ Iskandar was awarded the Excellent Service Award thrice.