Anthony G. Petrello also known as Tony is the President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board and Executive Committee of Nabors Industries Ltd. based in Hamilton, Bermuda. He graduated from Harvard Law School with a J.D. degree. He also acquired BS and MS degrees in Mathematics from Yale University. He began his career in 1979 when he joined Baker and McKenzie, a law firm. He became a Managing Partner from 1986 to 1991 in the firm’s New York office. Anthony G. Petrello later joined Nabors Industries in 1991 to become the Chief Operating Officer. He then became the President of the company in 1992.
Mr. Petrello became the Deputy Chairman of Nabors Industries from 2003 to June 2012. He also became the Chief Executive Officer of the company in 2011. In addition to that, he has been the Chairman of the Board of Nabors Industries since 2012. His total calculated compensation for FY 2015 is $27,512,939. Anthony is a board member for three different organizations. He has been a Director of Stewart & Stevenson, LLC since February 2011. He served as a Director of MediaOnDemand. He also serves as a Director of Texas Children’s Hospital, Inc.
Anthony Petrello is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Texas Children’s Hospital and also supports research and clinical programs to help treat children with neurological disorders. Anthony is married to Cynthia Petrello, and together they have a daughter named Carena who was diagnosed with periventricular leukomalacia (PVL). Since there is no cure yet, Tony saw an opportunity to invest in brain research for kids because none of them exist. Together with Texas Children’s Hospital Cynthia and Tony hope to establish a Neurological Research Institute that will look into the matter to see to it that Carena and other children like get to have a normal childhood.