The current Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer at Nabor Industries is Tony Petrello. In 2014 he earned over $68 million dollars and the label of highest paid CEO of that year. He has established a track record of going above and beyond in all his endeavors even before the beginning of his professional career.
From early childhood, Tony Petrello had a mind for math and excelled beyond what the New Wark New Jersey public school system had to offer him. The Yale faculty rewarded his hard work and abilities with a scholarship to attend their prestigious university. He was offered a mentorship under the late French-born American mathematician and professor Serge Lang who is best remembered for his mathematical textbooks.
Tony Petrello attended the elite academic institutions of Harvard and Yale. He graduated from Harvard with a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree. While attending Yale he earned both his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Mathematics and learn more about Tony.
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In 1979 he put his education to use as he began his career at the law firm of Baker & Mckenzie. He became Managing Partner within seven years at their New York location and maintained that title for five years before joining Nabor Industries.
Who is Nabor Industries?
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*1992, Petrello became the Chief Operating Officer at Nabors Industries.
*1992, he was promoted to Nabor’s President where he would remain for nine years before becoming their Deputy Chairman.
*2011, he assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer.
*2011, he also became the Director of Stewart & Stevenson
*2012, He was promoted to Chairman of the Board
Toney and his wife Cynthia were blessed with a daughter Carena who was born prematurely and with periventricular leukomalacia (PVL). This was a motivating factor in their philanthropy and as a matter of fact, they have donated millions in donations to research and Mr. Petrello is the current Director of Texas Children’s Hospital and Tony’s lacrosse camp.
His drive, intelligence and heart make Toney Petrello one to watch.