Fernandez most recently with Sony ATV Music Publishing.

Eddie Fernandez has been appointed senior VP of Universal Music Publishing, Latin America. Fernandez will be based out of Miami, reporting to Universal Music Publishing chairman/CEO David Renzer and to Jesus Lopez, chairman of Universal Music Latin America/Iberian Penninsula. He takes over the post vacated by Ivan Alvarez.

Fernandez, who was previously a professional musician and a music business executive, was most recently Sony ATV Music Publishing's VP for Latin America.

No announcement has been made yet on Fernandez's replacement in Sony ATV.