Tony Petrello is a prominent CEO in the country. He is the head of Nabors Industries, an oil and natural gas drilling company in the United States. Nabors Industries is a company that has been in the drilling sector for more than five decades. However, despite being in the industry for such a long time, a breakthrough in its business came after it hired the services of Tony Petrello. Petrello joined the firm in 1991. His work since then has been to guide the business operations of the company. He found the company as just any other medium level company in the drilling industry, but through his good business management skills, he has been able to take the company to another level of success.
Tony was appointed CEO in 2011 after proving for over two decades that he was up to the task of leading company. Under his management, the company has performed very well. It has been able to compete with other companies in the industry successfully. Today, Nabors is the biggest company in the world, and it has the best drilling rigs which make it the number one company in services delivery. Tony Petrello is committed to pushing the company through all obstacles until it gets its services to all corners of the world. So far, the company has business operations in over 25 countries in the world.Tony Petrello’s journey to becoming the CEO of a big company like Nabors has not been an easy one.
It has taken him many years of hard work to get here. He was born in a humble family that could not have offered him a good education. Luckily, he was brilliant in mathematics and was given a scholarship by the Yale University to study a degree in mathematics. He went ahead and gained a master in mathematics. After his mathematics degree, he left the profession and joined Harvard School of law where he attained J.D in law. He practiced in a law from known as Baker &McKenzie in New York until he was hired by Nabors. In his term as a lawyer, he rose to the position of managing partner in a short time due to the high number of clients he brought to the law firm.