Since 2011, Anthony G. Petrello, also known as Tony Petrello, has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Nabors Industries Ltd. and is a director of Stewart & Stevenson LLC and of Hilcorp Energy Company.
From 1986 to 1991, he served as Managing Partner of the New York Office of the law firm Baker & McKenzie. He was with Baker & McKenzie from 1979 to 1991. From 1991 to 2011, he served as President and and Chief Operating Officer and was elected to the Nabors Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the Board in 1991. Other than serving as a Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President, Nabors Industries Ltd., and Director of Stewart & Stevenson, LLC, Anthony Petrello also serves as Director of Texas Children’s Hospital, Inc.
Tony Petrello provides strategic planning initiative and direction for Nabors Industries as well as his operating functions as President and Chief Executive Officer. During the 2015 fiscal year, Petrello has made $27,512,939 in total compensation. These earnings include base pay, stock award value, bonus and incentive compensation.
Petrello has earned a J .D. degree from Harvard Law School, an MS Degree and a BS Degree in Mathematics from Yale University.
Nabors Industries is a holding company for Nabors Exchange Co Inc and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda and Huston, Texas. Nabors is one of the world’s largest gas and oil drilling contractors with operations on over 20 countries. This company provides land and offshore drilling, directional drilling, drilling software and technology, specialty rigs and rig equipment. Nabors is also active in serving the comunity and its causes. Among these include Mentor Programs for area students, Lost Lake Run, Inc., Anchorage, Alaska, The United Way, Dare to Care, Anchorage, Alaska, Wounded War Heroes, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Komen Race for the Cure and more.
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