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Career and Education Background of Anthony Petrello

Anthony Petrello, famously known as Tony, is the President. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Head of the Board and Executive Committee of Nabors Industries and all its affiliates. Founded in 1968 as Anglo Energy, Nabors Industries Ltd. is currently situated in Hamilton, Bermuda. The company operates in the United States, Africa, the Middle East, and the Far East as a leading land drilling contractor and owns the best oil and gas rigs in the world.

Anthony Petrello, who graduated from the Harvard Law School, one of the famous centers of legal education in the world, with a Juris Doctor degree, is also a graduate of Yale University where he acquired his undergraduate and master’s degrees in Mathematics. In 1979, his career journey commenced when he joined Baker and McKenzie law firm. He later served as the Managing Partner of the company’s office in New York in the year 1986 to 1991.

In the year 1991, Petrello joined Nabors Industries as the Chief Operating Officer for a year. In 1992, the company appointed him as its president. In 2003, he became the Vice Chair of Nabors Industries, a position he held until 2012 when the company appointed him as the Chair of the Board.

Anthony Petrello has served in various capacities such as the Director of MediaOnDemand.com since February 2011. Currently, he works as the Director of Texas Children’s Hospital, Steward and Stevenson, LLC, and Hilcorp Energy Company. Petrello also serves on the Board of Directors of the Texas Children’s Hospital. He supports clinical programs and related research dealing with the needs of children with neurological anomalies, and a donation of $5 million to Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute demonstrated his commitment to the course.

For the financial year 2015, Petrello’s total compensation was $27,512,939, which is proof of his total net worth.

Anthony Petrello’s Info: www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424127887324392804578358772612205556