Tony Petrello: A Top Notch Business Executive
Currently the Chief Executive Officer of Nabors Industries Ltd., Tony Petrello is a top notch, if unheralded business executive. Possessing B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mathematics from Yale University, and a J.D. from Harvard, Mr. Petrello’s education sets him apart and is almost unprecedented.
From 1979 through 1991, Petrello actively practiced law as an associate and eventually the Managing Partner of the New York Office of Baker & McKenzie. In 1991, Petrello went in a different direction and joined Nabors Industries Ltd as Chief Operating Officer. After serving successfully in this role for a number of years, Tony Petrello was named Chief Executive Officer of Nabors Industries Ltd in 2011 and elected Chairman of the Board of the same company in 2012.
In addition to his work in the legal realm and with Nabors Industries Ltd., Tony Petrello has served as the director of Texas Children’s Hospital Inc, Director of Stewart and Stevenson Ltd., and Director of MediaonDemand.Com.
With an education that is unique and obtained by only a select few, Tony Petrello is a top notch business executive. Through his long and varied career, Tony Petrello has been successful in all of the organizations of which he has been a part. It will be interesting to see how the rest of Tony Petrello’s career unfolds.