Anthony Petrello journey to being the topmost CEO

Anthony Petrello is one of the best business executives in the United States. He is also a philanthropist with a big heart. Anthony Petrello is the CEO of the number one drilling firm in the world known as Nabors Industries. It is a drilling firm that offers oil and natural gas drilling services all over the world. The firm also boasts of having the best drilling rigs used in the market. Nabors have drilling projects in Africa. America, Far East, and the Middle East.

Nabors Industries was started in 1968, then called Anglo energy. It has grown from a small company to a multinational it is today. Credit for this transformation goes to the managers who have been at the helm of the company from the 1990’s. It is during this tenure that the company has moved from a little known company in Texas to become a global leader.

Anthony Petrello joined the management of Nabors in 1991. He was appointed as the chief operating officer of the firm. His role was to coordinate the operations of the company so that they could align with the company’s strategic goals. Some of the recommendations that he gave the management of the company when he joined was for them to buy two rival companies that were in the drilling and mining industry. This step was going to help the company to surge ahead of their other competitors. The decisions were approved by the board of management, and this is one of the best decisions that the company ever made. The impact of this decision was felt several years from then. Nabors Industries was taking the industry by storm. Their capacity to handle large drilling projects also improved.

Anthony Petrello remained in the position of the chief operating officer until 2011 when he was appointed the chief executive officer of the firm. After taking over, the company has continued to perform exceptionally well. He has managed to set the targets of the firm is such a way that not even the tough economic times can be able to bring its operations to a halt.

About Tony Petrello

Tony Petrello is originally from in Newark, New Jersey. He attended the local public school for his high school education. He then joined Yale University who had offered him a full scholarship to study mathematics at the institution. For more info about us: https://www.bizjournals.com/houston/potmsearch/detail/submission/6422746/Anthony_Petrello click here.

Tony Petrello graduated from Yale with masters in mathematics. He later abandoned a career in mathematics and joined Harvard law school where he graduated with a Juris Doctor.