Cork appoints Dave Nankervis as Chief Revenue Officer

DOVER, Del., June 4, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cork Protection, Inc., the leader in smart warranty solutions for MSPs serving small businesses and the ISV solutions they manage, today announced the expansion of its executive leadership team with the appointment of Dave Nankervis as Chief Revenue Officer.

“We are delighted to welcome Dave to the Cork team and are keen to leverage his extensive experience of scaling businesses within the MSP sector to drive our growth. He comes at an exciting time for Cork as we reach an important milestone and celebrate the success we have achieved since emerging from stealth mode a year ago,” said Carlson Choi, CEO of Cork. “Dave will play a critical role in building our sales team and growing our partner network, especially as we continue to expand our portfolio of cyberattack prevention and financial coverage offerings that protect MSPs and their customers. In addition, Dave’s expertise will be invaluable to the investments Cork makes in our active loss prevention platform as we work towards our goal of eliminating cyber risk for SMEs through risk mitigation and financial recovery.”

Dave’s decision to join was inspired by Cork’s pioneering introduction of the world’s first smart cyber guarantee: a model that is redefining the standards for global MSPs. “I’m thrilled to be joining Cork because of their pioneering approach to cyber underwriting and their active loss prevention platform – it’s truly a game-changer for MSPs,” said Nankervis. “Being part of Cork, especially at this stage, is exciting for me as it provides me with a unique opportunity to repeat the success I have had in helping other technology startups and early-stage companies to rapidly serve and grow the MSP space and dish.”

As Chief Revenue Officer of Cork, Dave will be responsible for go-to-market strategy and operations, partner success and business development. He comes from Mailprotector, where he was most recently Vice President of Sales. Previously, he was Director of Account Management at Liongard. Dave started his career in the MSP space at Axcient, where he held various account management and business development roles.

About cork
Cork is a purpose-built cyber assurance company for managed service providers (MSPs) serving small businesses (SMBs) and the software solutions they manage. The purpose-built platform with AI-enhanced cyber risk engine is designed to provide MSPs and their customers with peace of mind with near-instant coverage and settlements in the aftermath of security incidents. Cork’s revolutionary Protection from the Inside Out™ approach to actionable insights, flexible incentives and claims management puts MSPs and SMBs in control to protect the digital assets they value most. Based in Dover, Del., Cork is backed by DVx Ventures, Outsiders Fund and Vestigo Ventures. For more information, visit and follow Cork on LinkedIn.

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