Tony Petrello is the president, chairman, and the chief executive officer of Nabors Industries Ltd. The company is based in Hamilton in Bermuda. It happens to be the World’s largest geothermal and oil and gas drilling company. The company has its operations based in the Far East, United States, Africa and also Middle East countries. The company was established five decades ago and used to be called Anglo Energy Ltd.
Tony Petrello attended some of the most prestigious universities across the globe. He has a law degree from the-the Havard Law School. Before joining Havard, he had graduated from Yale University with a bachelor and masters of science in mathematics. He joined his first company in the year 1979, Baker & McKenzie. It happened to be one of the biggest law firms in the US. He was later promoted to the rank of the managing partner at their New York office in 1986. He worked for over 5 years as the managing partner. After quitting the company, he joined Nabors Industries Ltd and started working as the Chief Operating Officer.
Tony Petrello had great ideas of making Nabors Industries Ltd the best company and therefore his commitment was noted and was elected to join the company’s board of directors. He has grown so well because of his commitment to the decision-making process. He is a genius who had been trusted in making major company’s decisions. He became the company’s president after one year in the company. He is the chairman of the executive and the board respectively. Besides being the CEO of Nabors Holdings, he also happens to be the Stewart & Stevenson law firm, director. He also served as the detector of a company called MediaOnDemand.com. He is also the current chair of the board of trustees of Texas Children Hospital.
Tony Petrello also has entered in the world’s records as the most compensated CEO in the history of America.In 2015 alone, he received a compensation of around $27 million. Majority of this money was the bonus which was given out because of his continued efforts in making Nabors Industries the best company in the World. He has also contributed a lot of money or rather part of his wealth towards helping the children suffering from neurological disorders. The great CEO donated $70 million to Texas Children Hospital that was meant to promote the care and treatment of children suffering from these illnesses.