Tony Petrello is a man that has far exceeded the expectations put on his life. He doesn’t have the usual background of a wealthy businessman yet he has accomplished more than many others throughout his career. The Nabors Industries CEO never let his circumstances dictate the direction he was heading for in life.
Though Tony was born into a blue collar working family he has become one of the highest paid CEOs in the world today. He quickly set himself apart from the other students at his public schools. He always had a very sharp mind for his age. Many people including his teachers believed he was destined to do great things and he proved them all right.
From an early age Tony Petrello was extremely intrigued with numbers. His love for numbers led him to become a genius in mathematics before he could even legally drink. His prowess as a student in public schools earned him admittance into some of the most prominent universities the world has to offer. He was exposed to things and scholars that he was eager to learn from. Every time he heard something new his mind became like a vacuum sucking up all the useful information. Tony went on to attend Ivy League schools Yale and Harvard, where he received his JD.
Tony Petrello is most known now for making Nabors Industries a dominant force in the oil and gas industry. There is no land based drilling operation that can compete with Nabors. Nabors is a prominent company in the energy field and Tony Petrello is a big reason why.
From the moment Tony Petrello joined Nabors Industries it was a match made in heaven. Both Tony and Nabors value excellence and striving to outperform the competition. Before he became CEO he was chairman of the board and president.