David Gilbert

Staff Product Manager

Technical expert

David Gilbert is Staff Product Manager at ExpressVPN, and is currently responsible for the development of Aircove—the VPN industry’s first hardware product. He has over 17 years of experience building consumer software and hardware products with startups and large companies around the world. David first joined ExpressVPN in 2013 and has a strong understanding of the VPN industry and users’ needs.

Latest tech expert news

Introducing Aircove Go, the first portable router with a built-in VPN

ExpressVPN expands its VPN router offering with Aircove Go, a compact model that lets you set up a private, secure bubble of Wi-Fi anywhere.

ExpressVPN launches Aircove internationally with advanced protection

ExpressVPN is proud to share the addition of several advanced protection features, giving users even greater control over their online safety.

Making our Aircove router better every day: 6 new features

Find out more about the new features and improvements we’ve made to Aircove, our Wi-Fi 6 router with built-in VPN.

"As a privacy-focused company, we set out to create Aircove with the aim that it would be easy to use, offer powerful capabilities, and, above all, deliver the security standards that our VPN users have come to expect."

David's top picks


VPN security doesn’t have to be complicated. With Aircove running, your entire Wi-Fi network is protected—and friends and family can share your VPN!

Parental controls

ExpressVPN’s apps feature an adult-site blocker, which comes included with your VPN subscription to shield your family from explicit content.

Ad blocker

Our ad blocker filters out most display ads and stops them from loading and appearing on your browser. Included with every ExpressVPN subscription.

Ask an expert

Have an online privacy, cybersecurity, or everyday technology question? Email your query to techfriend@expressvpn.com. Your question might be featured and answered in our TechFriend column by one of our tech experts.

Meet our other experts

Emily Belton

Privacy Advocate, Head of Corporate Communications

Aaron Engel

Chief Information Security Officer

Brendan Horan

Distinguished Engineer