Anthony G. Petrello, also known as Tony is recognized for his outstanding service as the chief executive officer of Nabors Industries Ltd. This is a role he has served since October 2011. Petrello has been with the Nabors Industries for a long time now. Due to his stellar proficiency, Tony has been able to rise his career ladder to the epitome of the company’s leadership.
Petrello joined Nabors Industries Inc. in 1991 and served as the president and the chief operating officer to 2002. From 2002 to 2003, Petrello served Nabors Industries Ltd, as the president as well as the Chief operating officer. He was then promoted to serve Nabors Industries Ltd as the Deputy Chairman, President, and the Chief executive officer.
Nabors Industries Ltd then went ahead and appointed Petrello as the Chairman in 2012. He still maintained his role as the chief executive officer and the president in 2012. Currently, Petrello is the chairman, president and chief executive officer of Nabors Industries Inc. Nabors Industries is a company that owns and operates the largest land-based drilling fleet and is a significant provider of offshore drilling rigs in the United States and across the globe. This company also offers directional drilling services, innovative technology, and performance tools across the world’s largest gas and oil markets.
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In all his success in his career, Petrello stands out mostly for his selfless contribution towards the fight against neurological disorders in kids. He is driven by the deep love for his daughter who was born with PVL (Periventricular leukomalacia.) While looking for ways to help his daughter, Mr. Petrello realized that there was no research on neurological disorder focused on children. This is how Mr. Petrello and his wife Got involved in medical research.
Anthony Petrello’s involvement in the research goes beyond just financial support to moral and emotional support. To this date, Anthony Petrello has contributed about five million dollars to the Texas Children’s Hospital Neurological Center. He has also committed two million dollars more to support the hospital’s research further. Petrello and his wife, Cynthia Petrello have also been looking at other neurological research centers in the world and offering help where necessary. Petrello can be described as a man with a big paycheck and an even bigger heart.