Tony Petrello is the Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of the Executive Committee and Board of Nabors Industries Ltd; a leading natural gas and geothermal drilling contractor in the world. Tony was elected to the Nabors Executive Committee and Board of Directors in 1991 where he served as the Chief Operating Officer and President until 2011. He was the deputy Chairman at Nabors since 2003 and the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee since 2012. Apart from his operating roles, Tony also provides direction and strategic planning that enables the company adapt and prosper in the competitive dynamic environment and more information click here.
Before joining Nabors, Tony served at the Baker & McKenzie Law Firm from 1979 to 1991 where his practice focused on general corporate law, taxation, and international arbitration. He also served as the Managing Partner from 1986 at the firm’s New York office until he resigned in 1991. On top of his current role at Nabors Industries, Tony Petrello serves as a director of Stevenson & Stewart LLC and Hilcorp Energy Company. He is also a member of the Texas Children’s Hospital Board of Trustees and an advocate for clinical and research programs that handle the issues of children with neurological disorders and Tony’s lacrosse camp.
Tony earned a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School and Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Mathematics from Yale University. Nabors Industries; where Tony Currently works, operates and owns the largest land-based drilling rig fleet in the world and is also a leading provider of offshore drilling rigs and platform workover in the United States and several international markets. It also provides drilling instrumentation and software, directional drilling, and innovative drilling technology. Additionally, Nabors manufactures and sells wrenches, catwalks, top drives, and draw-works through its various subsidiaries. Its vision is to be the driller of choice for clients, employees, investors and learn more about Tony.