Anthony Petrello, also known as Tony Petrello, is the current CEO of Nabor Industries, Ltd. He is also the current Chairman of the Board. Anthony Petrello has lead this company to become the largest contractor in the oil and gas industry in the world and the company is now operating the world’s largest land-based drilling rig fleet. The company remains competitive in both the U.S. market and the international market.
His background is impressive. Anthony Petrello graduated from Harvard Law School. Being brilliant in math, he also received both a B.S. degree and a M.S. degree in Mathematics from Yale University. He worked at Baker and McKenzie law firm and eventually became the Managing Partner there until 1991. In 1991, Anthony Petrello became the President and Chief Operating Office of Nabors. Through hard work and dedication, Antony Petrello has proven to be an effective leader.
Anthony Petrello and his wife, Cynthia Petrello are also active philanthropists. Anthony Petrello became interested in neurological research after the birth of his daughter. His daughter was born with cerebral palsy. Anthony and his family have contributed a total of $7 million to the Texas Children’s Hospital to fund their neurological research center. Tony Petrello is also a member of the Texas Children’s Board of Trustees.