Anthony Petrello commonly referred to as Tony Petrello, is the man behind the recent great works at Nabors Industries Ltd. Tony went to Harvard University school of Law where he obtained a J. D degree. He also holds a M.S. degree in Mathematics from Yale University.
How Lloyd Grove Describes Tony
Llyod Grove, Tony’s campus roommate, mentions that Tony was a scholarship student. He describes Tony as a mathematics genius and a protege of Professor Lang. To the shock of many, Tony did not pursue a career in the mathematics field and instead joined the Law school.
Tony’s Career Growth
In 1979, Tony Petrello joined Baker & McKenzie law firm. And in 1986 he was appointed as a Managing partner of its New York office. He worked for Baker & McKenzie law firm as a Managing Partner from 1986 till 1991 where he joined Nabors Industries Ltd.
Since 1991 Tony Petrello has been the President of Nabors and was made the Chairman of Board of the board in 2012. Nabors Industries Ltd is an oil and gas drilling exploration business which was founded in 1968 as Anglo Energy Ltd. It is one of the largest land-based drilling rigs across the states and operates in multiple international markets.
Apart from working at Nabors Industries Ltd, Tony Petrello is a director at Texas Children’s Hospital, a world-class pediatric facility. Tony Petrello is also a member of the Executive Committee and a Director at Stewart & Stevenson. Tony and his wife Cynthia Petrello are active philanthropists who have donated millions of dollars in aid of neurological research.