MTV Networks International (MTVNI) has promoted Bruce Gillmer to senior VP of talent and music. He was previously senior VP of music/music programming for MTV Networks in the U.S.

Gillmer, who has worked for MTV Networks for 21 years, will continue to be based in New York and will report to Antonio Campo Dall'Orto, executive VP of music brands and managing director of Europe South.

Gillmer will oversee all international talent and music initiatives across MTVNI. He will also be responsible all talent-related decisions relevant to the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA), which take place on Nov. 6 in Liverpool

"The expertise Bruce brings to MTVNI ensures that our regions will continue to have access to top international talent," said Dall'Orto in a statement. "As MTVNI continues to drive its creative excellence, I'm confident the efforts of Bruce and his team will create the next generation of top music driven programs with artists that our audiences around the world will embrace."