Anthony Petrello has served as the CEO and the President of Nabors Industries Ltd since 1992. He assumed the role of the Chairman of the Board of the company in 2012. Before then, he was the Deputy Chair of Nabors Industries, a position that he held for about a decade. In addition, Tony has worked for Baker & McKenzie Law Firm as a Managing Partner in its New York office between 1986 and 1991.
Nabors Industries has its headquarters in Hamilton, Bermuda. Its main operational base is in Houston, Texas. Nabors is a natural gas and geothermal drilling contracting company that has numerous branches in the Middle East, the Far East, Africa, and throughout America. They own a fleet of 29 ships for their offshore business operations. Nabors Industries produces high-quality drilling machines and rig instrumentation used for data collection. Additionally, they manufacture drill pipe handling equipment and software for rig reporting.
Lloyd Grove, Anthony Petrello’s college roommate, published an article in the Daily Beast that revealed that Tony studied under public-school scholarship, and that he was from a working-class family that lived in Newark, New Jersey. According to Lloyd, Tony Petrello liked Mathematics and was continually writing proofs to complex theorems. At the age of 18, it is reported that he was operating at a genius level, and he became the understudy of a famous mathematician, Professor Serge Lang. However, instead of pursuing his talent in the field of Mathematics, Tony decided to join a school of law.
Anthony graduated from Yale University with his first and second degree and also earned a J.D. degree from Harvard Law School.
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