Anthony (Tony) Petrello is a striking corporate figure who is more than just a remarkable role model in the world of business. At present, he serves the influential roles of the CEO and the President of Nabors Industries Limited.
Anthony Petrello implements supreme leadership skills within Nabors Industries contributing successfully to its growth as one of the large, globally renowned oil and gas drilling contractor firm.
Petrello performs outstandingly at overseeing the company’s major services that include boom shale fracking using the largest fleet of drilling rigs in existence in the world.
Tony Petrello was originally a genius in mathematics. He displayed an intense passion for mathematics throughout his school years and excelled beyond anyone’s imagination. His excellent performance at school had led him to receive a public school scholarship. With such high levels of mathematical proficiency at the age of 18, he had been awarded the opportunity to learn further under Professor Serge Lang, an esteemed mathematician with global recognition.
Despite high achievements in the field of mathematics, Petrello went forward to pursue a career in law. He earned a Juris Doctor (J.D.) Degree from the prestigious Harvard Law School after acquiring higher degrees concentrating in mathematics with Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science Degrees from another esteemed Institute, Yale University.
Anthony Petrello proceeded towards a career in law by joining Baker & McKenzie in 1979. While working there for 12 years, he acquired strong expertise in taxation, international arbitration, and general corporate law. After serving the role of a Manager there for five years, Petrello joined Nabors Industries Limited in 1991. From 1991 to 2011, he fulfilled the role of the COO in addition to the role of the President. In addition to the roles of the President and CEO of Nabors Industries since 2011, he also serves the responsibilities of the Deputy Chairman since 2003 and the Chairman of the company’s Executive Committee Board along with Chairman of the Board since 2012. He contributes his additional skills of strategic direction and strategic planning to the company, in his leisure time.
This dedication of Petrello proves to be a huge strength for the company since his skills help the company to successfully overcome competition, adapt to rapid changes in the business environment and differentiate itself from the competing companies within the industry. Currently, Anthony Petrello is also the Member of the Executive Committee and the Director of Stewart & Stevenson LLC. He joined this law firm on the 28th of February in the year of 2011.
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