Anthony “Tony” Petrello is one of those people that has truly carved out his company’s path to success with his own hands. He currently is the Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board and President of Nabors Incorporated.
Nabors Industries in a massive giant in the oil and gas industries. They are a global leader in drilling technologies and they have a presence in every major oil market and across multiple continents throughout the globe. They have a large suite of services that they offer to their clients including directional drilling, offshore drilling rigs, custom drilling solutions and high performance tools. Nabors also is known in the industry leader in innovational technologies in the drilling field.
This spirit of innovation is spearheaded by Anthony Petrello. Under his leadership Nabors has been a leader, if not the leader, in the adoption and use of new technology.
Drilling can often be an industry that is hesitant to adopt new technology, but Nabors is known for not only consistently being one of the first to adopt new technology but to actually lead the industry in creating new solutions for their drilling solutions. They offer some of the most technologically advanced drilling machinery in the industry.
Tony Petrello began his illustrious career at Nabors Industries in 1991 when he was first elected to the Board of Directors as well as named as the Executive Committee of the Board. Prior to coming to Nabors, he was a successful managing partner of a law firm where he actually worked closely with Nabors as a client. From 1991 to 2011 Petrello served as Chief Operating Officer as well as President of Nabors and then added an additional leadership title to his already successful career when he became the Deputy Chairman in 2003.
Following that, Anthony Petrello became Chief Executive Officer in 2011 and then took on the illustrious title of Chairman of the Executive Committee of the company’s Board in 2012. Needless to say, while his numerous titles and path to the positions he holds today may include a jumble of titles, it is through that path that he has touched every aspect of Nabors Industries. He has truly helped build the company into what it is today through nearly three decades of leadership within the company. For more info about us: http://yaledailynews.com/blog/2006/02/21/alum-endows-prize-in-memory-of-lang/ click here.
Under his bold direction, Nabors Industries continues to grow and will likely soon be the global leader in providing drilling equipment.