Antony Petrello also referred to as Tony, is the chief executive officer of Nabors Industries. Nabors Industries is an affiliate of the Nabors Exchangeco based in Canada. Nabors Industries is the world’s leading oil and gas drilling contractors. Nabors Industries appointed Tony as the chairman of the Nabors Industries Ltd board in 2016. He then served the company as the deputy chairman from 2003 to 2012. In some of his other remarkable roles, Tony serves the MediaOnDemand.com as the director as well as the Texas Children’s Hospital, Inc. from February 2011 as the acting director.
In his role at Nabors Industries, Antony has honed his skills and garnered substantial experience when it comes to the company’s operations. He has served Nabors Industries for a long time offering services which include strategic plans, ensuring implementation of the company’s plans, linking with current and potential investors, and recruiting people for the company’s top positions. His steadfast loyalty to the company is what resulted in his promotion to CEO after the previous CEO left the company. Since he began his tenure at Nabors, the company has increased the price of its shares by 180 percent. Tony’s outstanding ability to foster healthy relationships with investors of the business is what has led to its remarkable success.
Anthony is also known for his charitable contributions towards noble philanthropic courses. These are mainly in his community of Houston. After his daughter had been diagnosed with PVL (Periventricular leukomalacia), Anthony got interested in the neurological disorders in children. In the course of finding a way to assist his daughter, he became involved in understanding neurological disorders and offering help where he could. He contributed over seven million dollars to Texas Children’s Hospital neurological research center. Petrello is not only involved with the financial support as well as advocacy for kids with extreme impairment needs, but he is also a member of the board of trustees at the Texas Children’s Hospital. Speaking on the issue, Petrello said he was quite disappointed by the lack of children’s research facilities in neurological disorders. Petrello can be termed as a ‘well-acclaimed’ philanthropist who is vested significantly in medical issues and provides ample support to the medical community regarding finances.
Anthony has a remarkably well-decorated portfolio. He has an incredible educational background having studied at the Harvard Law School where he attained a J.D degree. He also studied at the Yale University and achieved an M.S degree in mathematics.