Anthony Petrello, one of the highly paid CEO’s in the world, started from humble beginnings. He grew up in Newark in New Jersey. Up to date, Newark is a community known for its hard working nature and unity where people work together to ensure bills are paid, and every community member’s needs are met. And it is during such a time that Anthony gained his hardworking skills and honesty which has helped him achieve greatness. Anthony later joined Yale where he pursued a course in mathematics, however, despite his success in the field Anthony did not pursue mathematics but later enrolled to Harvard law school, he grew a passion for human sciences, and this has remained steady since then.On completing school he pursued different jobs and finally landed at Nabors industries, Anthony Petrello climbed the ranks at Nabor’s industries for almost 30 years before eventually becoming the CEO.Anthony has a passion for charity and helping the less privileged, he donates millions each year to charities and though he has faced opposition and criticism. Anthony has made an effort not to forget communities that gave him an opportunity.
Anthony joined Nabors Industries in 1991 as the chief operating officer; 1992 he was appointed as the president. In 2003 he worked as the deputy chairman until 2011. Finally, in 2012 Anthony became the CEO.He is also an activist for medical research aimed at addressing the needs for children suffering from neurological disorders. Anthony is also a director at Stewart and Stevenson company.
Anthony Petrello’s contribution in Nabor’s industries.
Nabors industries were founded in 1968, as an Anglo Energy company its headquarters are in Hamilton, Bermuda. The company works internationally in drilling geothermal energy, oil and natural gas. Nabors industries are among the largest land driller and operate in approximately 25 countries.Under Anthony’s leadership, Nabor’s was named as one of the key drilling contractors involved with geothermal energy and natural gas. Since Anthony’s appointment Nabors shares rate have grown up to 180%, and Anthony still aims to make Nabors one of the largest gas company in the world.