Anthony G. Petrello, also known as Tony, has been on the Board of Directors at Nabors Industries Ltd., since 1991. He has served as the President and Chief Operating Officer from 1991 to October 2011, and since then has been the Chief Executive Officer of the company. He has also served as the Deputy Chairman of the Board since 2003 and Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Board since June 2012. In addition to his operating functions, Petrello provides strategic planning initiatives and direction to the more than 29,000 employees of the company to enable them to change, grow, and prosper in a very dynamic but competitive environment. Nabors is a leading provider of land-based drilling rig fleets and is a leading provider of offshore platform workover and Anthony’s lacrosse camp.
Anthony Petrello is a very accomplished leader. Not only does he head up Nabors Industries Ltd., he serves as a director on the boards of both Stewart & Stevenson LLC and the Hilcorp Energy Company. After the birth of his daughter, Carina, who was born with periventricular leukomalacia (PVL), Petrello became a member of the Board of Trustees of the Texas Children’s Hospital to advocate for more research and clinical programs to help address the needs of children with neurological disorders.
Before Nabors, Petrello was with the law firm Baker & McKenzie from 1979 to 1991. His practice focused on areas of law such as taxation, international arbitration, and general corporate law. He served a managing partner of the firm’s New York office from 1986 until his resignation in 1991.
Petrello earned his law degree from Harvard Law School and holds both bachelor and master’s degrees in mathematics from Yale University and learn more about Anthony.
At 61, Petrello is still full of energy and earns about $15,372,429 per year in compensation and more information click here.