Gonzalez previously MD of South Cone.
Victor Gonzalez has been named president of Universal Music Mexico & Central America, and Manuel Peña has been named as managing director of South Cone (Argentina, Chile and Uruguay). Gonzalez is based in Mexico City, Mexico, and Peña is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Both report to Jesus Lopez, chairman/CEO of Universal Music Latin America & Iberian Peninsula.
Gonzalez takes on his position after three years as managing director of South Cone (Argentina, Chile, Uruguay). Prior to that, he served as senior VP of operations at the Latin America Regional Office in Miami.
Peña succeeds Gonzalez in his new position. Most recently, Peña was managing director of Central America in Costa Rica. Prior to that, he commenced his tenure with the Universal Music family in Spain where he served a number of positions, including director of strategic marketing and director of the Universal Division.