Currently serving as the CEO, president and chairperson of the board at Nabors Industries, Anthony Petrello is a well-known man in the corporate circles. This reputation comes from the fact that Nabors Industries is the largest natural gas and geothermal drilling company in the globe. Going by his total compensation for 2015, of about $27, 512,939, Tony Petrello is one of the top and best-paid bosses.
As one of the executives to reckon with in the corporate world, Petrello‘s academic background is nothing short of impressive. In fact, he is an alumnus of both Yale University and Harvard University. He graduated from Harvard Law School with a JD before acquiring bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mathematics from Yale University and learn more about Tony.
Career at Nabors
Petrello joined Nabors Industries in 1991 to serve as the chief operating officer. This tenure was followed by a promotion in 1992 to become the company’s president. Later in 2003, Anthony Petrello was named the deputy chairperson of the company, a position he held until June 2002. Further, he took up the CEO position in 2011. Since 2012, Petrello has been serving as the company’s chairperson of the board and resume him
Away from serving as the chairman of the board of Nabors Industries, Petrello serves on the Board of trustees of Texas Children’s Hospital as a member. Additionally, he is a member of the executive committee and director of Stewart& Stevenson.
Founded in 1968, Nabors Industries Ltd. prides itself on operating and owning the globe’s largest drilling fleets, which work on land across the Americas, Africa, the Middle East and the Far East. It also undertakes onshore well-servicing operations in North America, as well as providing offshore rigs for oil platform workover. Nabors Industries Ltd boasts of a charter fleet that is made up of 29 marine vessels dedicated for offshore operations. Anthony Petrello the company’s president and CEO of Nabors Industries.