Tony G. Petrello is an acclaimed businessman who was born “Anthony.” Tony is simply a nickname for him. He’s Nabors Industries Ltd’s CEO and President. Nabors Industries Ltd. was launched at the end of the sixties. It at the moment works out of Hamilton in Bermuda. This international company’s plentiful focal points are geothermal drilling, natural gas and oil. It caters to clients in many different parts of the planet. It has clients in the United States, first and foremost. It even caters to people in diverse regions such as Africa, the Middle East and the Far East.

Petrello is a resident of Houston in Texas. He attended prestigious and widely known educational institutions in the United States. These are Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut and Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Petrello’s solid Ivy League educational background has helped him soar throughout this career as an executive. He learned a lot while attending Harvard Law School. That’s where he earned his J.D. (Juris Doctor) degree. Yale University was a significant part of Petrello’s learning background as well. That’s the institution that gave him both Master of Science (M.S.) and Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degrees in the subject of mathematics. He started his illustrious career at the end of the seventies. He got a job with Baker & McKenzie in 1979. This was a legal practice. He was a managing partner with the practice between the years of 1986 and 1991. He worked out of Baker & McKenzie’s branch located in New York, New York.


Petrello has been a part of Nabor Industries Ltd’s success practically since the start of the nineties. He became the firm’s COO (Chief Operating Officer) back in 1991 not too long after leaving his position with Baker & McKenzie. It didn’t take long for Petrello to move up at Nabors Industries Ltd, either. He earned the desirable “President” title with the company the next year in 1992. He scored the Deputy Chairman position with Nabors Industries Ltd. 11 years later in 2003. Petrello kept this job until the summer of 2012 came around, too. He’s been the company’s dedicated CEO since 2011. He’s been its board Chairman since the year after that.

Petrello takes on advisor duties that help a number of respected entities. A couple prominent examples of these are the Texas Children’s Hospital and Stewart & Stevenson. He works as the director of the children’s hospital. He works as an executive committee member and director for Stewart & Stevenson, too. Petrello has been a happy part of the Stewart & Stevenson team since 2011. This executive is the kind of individual who is always trying to expand his strengths and areas of expertise.

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