A Profile on Anthony Petrello, CEO of Nabors Industries

Nabors Industries Chief Exexcutive Officer Anthony “Tony” Petrello has been admired in the business community as one of the top leaders and innovators in the oil and gas drilling space and in the overall business community and learn more about Petrello.

He began his work with Nabors Industries in 1991, serving on the company’s Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the board. He served as President and Chief Operating Officer for an impressive 20-year span from 1991 to 2011 and also has been the Deputy Chairman since 2003. Clearly, he has worked in many top leadership positions that have helped mold the company into the global leader it is today. He also provides key vision in the strategic planning sector, helping the company navigate the evolving industry.

Before he began his career with Nabors Industries, Petrello worked at the prestigious law firm of Baker & McKenzie. He even spent 2 years as the Managing Partner of the firm’s booming New York office where he worked on international arbitration and corporate law. Prior to that, he was a continued higher education and received a bachelors degree and masters degree from Yale in mathematics, as well as earned his law degree from Harvard University and more information click here.

Tony Petrello continually donates his time, effort and leadership expertise to fuel other entities or businesses that can benefit form the success he has had and the experience he has gained throughout his booming career.

Anthony and Cynthia’s daughter, Carena, was born with periventricular leukomalacia, or PVL. She was born premature. Since this time, both Anthony and Cynthia have worked tirelessly to support the work that the Texas Children’s Hospital Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute has done to learn more and hopefully prevent these types of neurological disorders in children and babies. Not only have the two donated millions of dollars of their own funds and spearheaded fundraising events, but they donate their time on a consistent basis. Among his other board seats, Petrello sits on the board of trustees for the Texas Children’s Hospital and his Twitter.

In addition to that board seat, Petrello is a director for oil giant Stewart & Stephenson, LLC and Hilcorp Companies and Tony’s lacrosse camp.