Mercury Music Group president Jason Iley has announced promotions for senior U.K. executives Paul Adam and Jamie Nelson.

Paul Adam takes on the job of managing director at Mercury's Vertigo label, which releases Amy Macdonald, Razorlight and Metallica in the U.K. Adam joined Mercury five years ago as senior director of A&R from Island, where he signed big-selling pop acts McFly and Busted.

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