Luis Gabriel Castillo has been appointed president of music distributor Altafonte in the Andean and Central America region, Billboard can confirm.
With a background in management at companies such as Sony Music (marketing VP), Deezer (general manager) and The Coca Cola Company, "he'll reinforce Altafonte's presence and activity in this important territory, which has an incredible concentration of musical talent," said Altafonte CEO's Nando Luaces."We are happy with the incorporation in Altafonte of a person with Luis Gabriel’s talent and experience."
Camilo Vega, managing director of the region, adds, "It is amazing how much we have grown this year, even though 2020 is quite challenging. It’s been a great joy to start working with important labels and artists from the region. And to increase our happiness, the arrival of Luis Gabriel as president will strengthen us along all our structures."