Tony Petrello is the Chief Executive Officer and the President of Nabors Industries. Mr. Petrello has had one of the most successful careers in the world. His success has been attributed to his consistent hard work, natural gifts, and creative thinking. Tony Petrello has also been active in giving back to the society charity works. Most of his charity works have evolved around assisting children with neurological disorders.
Tony has a remarkable childhood and was a bright student in school. He grew up in Newark, New Jersey and attended public schools. Mr. Petrello was a hard working student with an outgoing attitude. He spoke highly of the subjects he liked. Tony Petrello was an extrovert and had an outstanding sense of humor that made him stand out among his peers.
While in high school, Mr. Petrello was gifted with amazing math abilities and knowledge. He was even familiar for writing down unclear equations and their proofs during his free time. Yale University noticed his incredible math abilities and decided to give him a scholarship and the chance to be mentored by Serge Lang at the University. Serge Lang was an excellent mathematician professor, and author. The life at Yale completely changed the course Petrello’s social life. He met his wife, Cynthia, while studying at the university.
Tony Petrello, surprised many of his colleagues and professors after he decided not to be a mathematician after he graduated from the university. He went ahead and studied law at Harvard Law School. He graduated from the university in the 1970s with a Juris Doctor. He joined Baker & McKenzie law firm in the United States. He specialized in dealing with business law particularly taxation and arbitration. During this period, he became interested in business. In 1986, he entered the business world and became the managing partner of Baker and McKKenzie’s New York offices. He worked for Nabor Industries, a client, during this time.
During his time maintaining Nabors account, Tony Petrello, did an impressive work and he was employed as an executive at Nabors Industries. He began working as the Chief Operating Officer at Nabors in 1991. He was even appointed to sit at the company’s board of directors committee. He was made the president of Nabors in 1992. In 2011 and 2012, he became the CEO of the company and Board of Directors Chairperson respectively. Under his tenure, the company has recorded a tremendous success.
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