Nabors Industries apparently is one of the world’s biggest land-based gas and oil drilling company and the man that sets at the top helm of it’s leadership is one rich and philanthropist man, Anthony (Tony) Petrello. Anthony, or Tony as he is popularly known, has been the Chairman of the Board of Nabors and its subsidiary, Nabors Industries, Inc., since 2012 and director of each since 1991.
Before joining Nabors industries, Mr. Antony Petrello worked with a law firm, Baker & McKenzie, from 1979 to 1991. While at his law firm, Tony’s practice majorly focused on taxation, international arbitration and generally matters corporate law. Additionally, Mr. Anthony served as manager partner at the law firm’s New York office from the year 1986 to 1991 when he hanged his boots.
Mr. Tony is well educated. This is well backed up by the fond description by his former college roommate, Lloyd Grove, in his piece published on The Daily Beast. Mr. Anthony holds a J.D degree from the famous Harvard school of Law and M.S. degrees in Mathematics from Yale University.
Apart from being just very rich, Mr. Anthony (Tony) Petrello is very philanthropic. Among the courses Tony and his wife, Cynthia Petrello holds dearly is actively giving to the neurological research center at Texas Children’s Hospital. Tony’s active philanthropy works is attributed to her loving daughter, Carena, who developed cerebral palsy because of premature birth.
As Mr. Anthony Petrello seats at the very top of one of the largest company in the world, his story, resilience and determination will help inspire all poor and bright kids worldwide to achieve greater heights in life.