Nabors Industries, the largest contractors in the oil and drilling sector in the world, have enjoyed the excellent leadership of Anthony Petrello since 1991. Anthony has proven to be the greatest asset of the company with his intellectual and expansive knowledge in the industry.
The company has shown its appreciation by making him one of the highly paid chief executive officers in the country. For all those decades, he has served in various capacities at Nabors. Tony Petrello has been the president and CEO since 1991 deputy president in 2003 and served as the chairman of the board since 2011.
Running an oil and drilling company demands tenacity, boldness and creativity. Running the world’s largest drilling company requires double of those qualities. Anthony has proved that he is the rightful leader of the company by leading it into what it is today. He is involved in strategic plans of the company and makes sure that they are implemented successfully. He also oversees the operations and guides his employees to employing innovative measures to remain the world’s largest and sought after company.
Anthony has been involved in various strategic acquisitions and partnerships of Nabors Industries. He directed Nabors to acquire Grace Drilling which enabled the company acquire one hundred and sixty seven rigs to what they already had. In 2010, he also helped the company acquire Superior Well Services which contributed highly to the growth of the company.
In addition to Nabors, Anthony is also a board of director at Stewart & Stevenson LLC, one of the country’s leading designers of specialized equipment for the oil and gas industries.
Anthony Petrello is also a firm believer in helping and donating for a greater course. Tony Petrello donates his time and funds for charity organizations and research institutions that seek to research and find treatment for children with neurological diseases. He works closely with the Texas Children Hospital as a member of the board of trustees and together with his wife, support the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Centre.
Anthony Petrello is well educated man, having gotten his degrees from the worlds’ prestigious schools. Anthony Petrello acquired his J.D from Harvard Law School and from Yale University obtained his M.S and B.S in Mathematics.