N-able (formerly SolarWinds MSP) has announced Dave MacKinnon as its new Chief Security Officer (CSO). 

“Dave is well known for his extensive security background and knowledge, which makes him the perfect fit in such an important focus area for N-able, our MSP partners, and their customers," said John Pagliuca, president, N-able.

Most recently, MacKinnon was an IT security leader for AT&T/WarnerMedia, where he implemented an extensive security program managing complex incident response events. In this role, MacKinnon will be responsible for the N-able information security team, including product and application security, governance, risk, and compliance (GRC), and security incident response. He contributes to the team with over 20 years of experience leading global security teams across various industries. Throughout his career, his strong technical background has given him the ability to build enterprise security strategies; these align systems and infrastructure with best practices for keeping both the organization and its customers safe.