Anthony Petrello, also known as Tony, serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer at Nabors Industries Ltd where he has served since 2011. Nabors Industries is one of the holding companies of Nabors Exchangeco, which is based in Canada. He is a Harvard University alumnus where he graduated magna cum laude with his J.D degree. At Yale University, Petrello he graduated with M.S degree in Mathematics. Anthony Petrello joined Nabors Industries in 1991 as the Chief Operating Officer of the firm. Before joining the firm, from 1979 to 1991, Tony Petrello served at Baker & McKenzie law firm as the Managing Partner. At the law firm, Anthony was based in the law firm’s office based in New York.
In June 2016, Anthony Petrello was appointed the Chairman of the Board of Nabors Industries. From 2003 to 2012, Petrello served at the company as the Deputy Chairman. Since February 2011, Anthony Petrello has been serving at the Texas Children’s Hospital, Inc. as the acting Director. Anthony Petrello also serves at the MediaOnDemand.com as the Director. From his active involvement in running the company’s operations, Anthony Petrello has acquired extensive experience and expertise in the management field. Tony Petrello was elevated to the rank of the CEO after the exit of the former executive officer due to his diligence when it comes to dealing with Nabors Industries’ matters. Since Petrello became the Chief Executive Officer of the firm, its share price has seen an upward rise by over 180 percent.
The noticeably excellent growth of the Nabors Industries can be attributed to Anthony’s capabilities to foster healthy relationships with employees, investors as well as all the stakeholders of the company. As a result, the oil company has grown intensely and is among the leading oil firms in the world. In the oil industry, the Nabors Industries offer oil field and driller services. The company has grown, and it currently owns the largest drilling rigs based on land. The firm has around 500 rigs, which are operational in 25 countries. Mainly, Nabors Industries is actively involved in the booming business of shale fracking. Due to the adept leadership of Anthony Petrello, Nabors Industries has grown widely and subsequently expanding its profit levels.