Vice President - The Associated Press
With over 19 years of experience at The Associated Press, serving in executive roles in marketing, product and business development, Fernando has experienced changes in the media industry firsthand. Currently, he evaluates new markets and builds industry partnerships that add value for AP corporate and newsroom customers. Previously, he was vice president of AP Images, including AP’s worldwide photo licensing business and editorial photo products. Before AP, Fernando was a management consultant for A.T. Kearney. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Lafayette College and an MBA from New York University.