Tony Petrello has been in the oil and natural gas drilling business for a long time. He has led Nabors Industries to undertake various drilling activities all over the world, thereby, making a significant impact in the field of leadership.
Tony Petrello was elected to be chairman of the board of directors of Nabors Industries back in 1991, and since then he has headed the organization towards greatness, while at the same time ensuring that the company expands its operations further into other regions of the world.
Tony Petrello is a graduate of both Yale University and Harvard University, where he obtained degrees in both mathematics and masters in law. He understands that hard work is a critical component of success and that it is important to incorporate strategy into the whole process. Tony Petrello has held many titles in the organization ranging from Chief Operations Officer to President of the company from 1991 to 2011.
In 2003, he had previously held the position of Deputy Chairman. He has also been the Chief Executive Officer and President of the organization since 2011. Additionally, from 2012, he worked as the chairman of the Executive Committee and Board of Governors. Tony Petrello’s commitment to his work has always made him be compensated a massive amount of money. In 2015, he received $ 27,512,939, an amount which constituted of bonuses, salaries, benefits, and stocks.
Apart from serving as the chairman of the boards of directors of Stevenson and Stewart LLC, he also heads the governing council at Hilcorp Energy. Tony Petrello is married to Cynthia Petrello, and they both dedicate their time and money towards ensuring that their daughter Carena Petrello recovers from periventricular leukomalacia, which is a condition that has affected her since birth.