Anthony Petrello is the president and the CEO of Nabor industries. The company was founded in 1968 with its headquarters located in Hamilton, Bermuda. Nabor industries is one of the largest geothermal and natural gas drilling company in the world. Antony Petrello has played a significant role in the success of Nabor industries.
Tony’s education background and early career
Anthony is a renowned scholar. He acquired his bachelor of science and masters of science degree in Mathematics from Yale University.He then proceeded to Harvard School of Law where he earned the Juris Doctor (JD) Degree. After completing his studies in 1979, Tony began his professional career at a prestigious law firm known as the Baker & McKenzie. He specialized in corporate law and international taxation. Anthony was very successful while practicing law. He at one point served as the managing partner of McKenzie New York Office for five years.
Petrello’s Career at Nabor industries
Petrello joined Nabor industries in 1991 as the chief operations officer. He was appointed to serve as the company’s president in 1992. Tony became the chief executive officer of Nabor industries in 2011 after the resignation of Eugene Isenberg. His efforts and dedication towards the company’s success have been fruitful. In the past few years, Nabor industry has continued to experience steady and incredible growth. The growth can be attributed to Tony’s technical and management skills. He ensures that intelligent and accomplished leaders run the top managerial positions. This makes the business to thrive in the dynamic economic times.
Tony’s inclusive leadership has promoted healthy relationships between the management and all other stakeholders in the company. This has created a conducive working environment thus making Nabor industries the largest oil drilling company in the world. Besides, Tony never settles for anything less than his absolute best. He encourages his colleagues and employees to put the interests of the company first. Anthony is quick to reward his dedicated team for all of their hard work towards growing the company and has a supernatural ability to motivate them to keep working even harder.
Despite spending much of his time thinking about how to grow his company, Tony also spares some of his time to participate in philanthropic activities. He is passionate about helping children who suffer from neurological disorders. He has made a personal donation worth more than $7 million to Texas Children’s Hospital to improve the standard of care for children suffering from neurological conditions. Also, Petrello has donated a lot of money to educational institutions. He believes in investing in the world’s future through supporting learning institutions. Notably, he gave $150,000 to Yale University, where he is a former student.