Anthony Petrello (also known as Tony Petrello) is one of the highest paid CEOs in the United States. He is the CEO of Nabors Industries Ltd. He began his executive career with Nabors in 1991 by being elected to the Executive Committee of the Board and the Board of Directors as the Chief Operating Officer and the President. He later became CEO in 2011.
Nabors Industries Ltd. is one of the largest oil and gas drilling contractors in the world. The company has operations in over 20 countries and had an annual revenue of over $2.5 billion in 2017. Nabors was founded in 1968 as Anglo Energy Ltd. and through a long history of ups and downs has evolved into the strong, dominating company that it is today.
Tony Petrello is a very well-educated and experienced individual. He earned a Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in Mathematics. Both degrees were earned at Yale University. He also holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School. Petrello practiced law for 12 years at Baker & McKenzie law firm where he focused on international arbitration and general corporate law. He resigned in 1991 when he started his career as an executive with Nabors Industries Ltd.
Petrello is a philanthropist at heart and he makes sure that Nabors Industries reflects the same giving values that he does. Petrello and the company participates in many charitable causes. For example, Nabors was one of the biggest supporting companies after the Hurricane Harvey disaster. The company encouraged their employees to help in multiple areas along the Gulf coast by offering them paid time off to go help. Nabors also created the Nabors Disaster Relief Fund that raised almost $350,000 to help with relief efforts.
Anthony Petrello and his wife are big fans and supporters of performing arts. His wife, Cynthia Petrello, is an actress and a model. They recently threw a lavish party at their beautiful home in honor of Tommy Tune’s return to Texas. Tommy Tune, a Houston native, is a legendary Broadway star. He returned to Houston to put on a performance for 5,000 of his fans. Despite his success, Tommy Tune always gave back to his community and the Petrellos shares his philanthropic spirit for Texas.
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