Ana Clara Ortiz has been promoted to VP of digital for Universal Music Latin America and Iberian Peninsula. Ortiz was previously director of mobile for UMLA, but her new role encompasses both online and mobile initiatives for the region.

Ortiz is based in Miami and reports to Jesus Lopez, chairman and CEO of Universal Music Latin America and Iberian Peninsula. In announcing Ortiz' promotion, Lopez credited her with growing the company's mobile revenue by 100% and creating successful regional pre-load deals between handset makers and artists such as Juanes, Belanova and the Killers.