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Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer @
Gender:
Male
Location:
Houston
Website:
http://www.nabors.com/about-nabors/leadership-team
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Aliases:
Tony Petrello, Anthony G. Petrello, Anthony Petrello

Anthony G. Petrello is the President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board and Executive Committee of Nabors Industries Ltd. based in Hamilton, Bermuda. The company is the world's largest geothermal and natural gas drilling contractor. It operates in United States, Far East, Middle East and Africa. Anthony Petrello, also known as Tony, has a significant role in the development of Nabors Industries which started as Anglo Energy, Ltd. in 1968.

Anthony Petrello is a graduate of Harvard University and Yale University. He acquired J.D. degree from Harvard Law School. From Yale University, he acquired BS and MS degrees in Mathematics. Anthony's professional journey began in 1979 when he joined the law firm, Baker & McKenzie. From 1986 to 1991, he held the position of Managing Partner of the firm's New York office.

In 1991, he joined Nabors Industries as Chief Operating Officer. In 1992, he also became the President of the company. In 2003, he became the Deputy Chairman of Nabors Industries and held this position until June 2012. In 2011, Anthony became the Chief Executive Officer of the company. Since 2012, he is the Chairman of the Board of Nabors Industries. Since February 2011, he is also the Director of Stewart & Stevenson, LLC. Anthony also served as Director of MediaOnDemand.com, and he is also the current Director of Texas Children's Hospital.

Anthony Petrello's total calculated compensation for FY 2015 is $27,512,939. Out of which, he received $1,580,077 as salary, $7,727,000 as bonus, $16,863,656 as stock and $1,342,206 as different kinds of compensation.

He serves as a director of Stewart & Stevenson LLC and of Hilcorp Energy Company. Petrello is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Texas Children's Hospital and an advocate for research and clinical programs to address the needs of children with neurological disorders.

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2012
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Jul 27, 2017gazetteday.com - The Real Story Behind Anthony Petrello’s Success as CEO of Nabors Industries
Jul 27, 2017nri.texaschildrens.org - Cynthia and Tony Petrello: Inspired by Adversity
Jul 20, 2017marketrealist.com - What Nabors Industries Management Predicts for 2017

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