Anthony Petrello is the head of Nabors Industries. He holds a number of positions in the company. He is the president, the chief executive officer and chairman of the executive committee of the board at Nabors Industries Ltd. Nabors Industries Ltd is the largest oil and natural gas drilling company in the world. It is based in Hamilton, Bermuda. Nabors Industries has operations in the United States, Middle East, Far East and Africa. AnthonyPetrello was commonly known as “Tony” has played a very big role in the growth of this company to this level. Nabors Industries started off in 1968 as Anglo Energy Ltd. Anthony Petrello is a graduate of two prestigious universities in the United States. He is a holder of J.D degree from the Harvard law school. He also has a bachelor and a masters degrees in Mathematics from the Yale University. Anthony was a naturally talented mathematician from his young age and was spotted by the Yale University who offered him a scholarship. However, he did not like a career in mathematics and quickly move to law studies after Petrello’s masters in mathematics.
Anthony Petrello started his career as a lawyer at the Baker & McKenzie law firm. Between the years 1986 and 1991, he was the managing partner of the firm’s New York offices. For more info about us: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/05/30/my-college-roommate-is-now-the-richest-ceo-in-america.html click here.
In 1991, Anthony Petrello joined Nabors Industries as Chief Operating Officer. By 1992, he had already been promoted to be the president of the firm. In 2003 he was appointed the deputy chairman of Nabors, a position he held until 2011. 1n 2011 Anthony Petrello was promoted to the top most position in firm. He was made the Chief Executive officer of the company. In the following year, 2012, he was made the chairman of the board. Anthony also holds another position, he is the director of Stewart & Stevenson, LLC. He has also served as a director at MediaOnDemand.com. Since he is into philanthropic works, he is the current director of Texas Children’s Hospital.
One of Anthony Petrello’s biggest achievements in his career is being the highest paid CEO in the year 2014. To get this position, Petrello has really worked hard. From his humble upbringing to being the highest paid CEO in the United States is an achievement that does not come just by mere luck. As a business manager, Anthony Petrello is known for being a kind and respectful person who believes in maintaining the human dignity.