Anthony Petrello is the CEO of Nabors Industries Ltd, an international leader in the field of geothermal and natural gas drilling. Petrello has experienced great success and rewards throughout his lifetime. In his career, he has had a great influence and leverage over the contemporary oil industry. Anthony Petrello also has a tremendous management experience, with vast knowledge in the utilization of many business strategies.
Petrello received his education from the universities of Yale and Harvard. At the University of Yale, he was awarded a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in the study of Mathematics. Harvard presented Petrello a Juris Doctor in Law. After completing his studies, Petrello started assembling his career by starting with a job at the Baker and Mackenzie Law Firm. His great amount of time and experience gained at the Baker and Mackenzie Law Firm, allowed him to hold the position of a Managing Partner, opening doors to even more opportunities and experiences.
Nabor Industries Ltd hired Petrello as COO in 1991. He worked his way up the ranks, becoming CEO in 2011. In 2012, he also became the Chairman of the Board of the Nabor Industries. Due to Nabor Industries’ extreme success, Petrello is currently one of the world’s highest paid CEOs. Nabor Industries presently owns over 500 rigs in 50 different countries around the world. It also claims to have one of the largest oil rig fleets.
Petrello also currently serves as the Director of Stewart & Stevenson, LLC, MediaOnDemand.com, and Texas Children’s Hospital. At Stewart & Stevenson, LLC, Petrello produces and designs parts for oil rig equipment for high ranking oil companies all over the world. Petrello helps manage the online distribution and streaming of ebooks and audiobooks at MediaOnDemand.com. Texas Children’s Hospital seeks the knowledge of Petrello on developing programs that help neurotically disordered children.