Born and raised from a humble background, Anthony Petrello has risen to become one of the best-paid CEOs in America. Unlike others who have been brought up in well-established families, Tony has fought his way up to success since he was born in Newark, New Jersey. When he worked with natural gas company and drilling company, Nabors Industries Ltd in 2014, Tony was the best-paid CEO in the United States earning $62 million during his tenure. His humbleness and hard work helped him achieve the earnings. He first joined the Board of Directors and the executive at Nabors in 1991.Between 1991 and October 2011, he served as the Chief Operating Officer at Nabors. In October 2011, he became the CEO of Nabors Industries. He has chaired the Board since June 2012.
Anthony worked with a law firm Baker and McKenzie between 1979 and 1991.He specialized in taxation, general corporate law and international arbitration. He has achieved all this through his good education background. He is a holder of J.D. degree from Harvard School of Law.He also holds a master’s degree in mathematics achieved at Yale University. He is a director of Stewart and Stevenson LLC and Hilcorp Energy Company. Since his childhood days, Petrello does not believe that there are shortcuts to success. He was able to master mathematical calculus since he was young hence his getting a master’s in mathematics.
Despite him having a passion for mathematics in Yale University, Tony changed career and proceeded to Harvard University where he concentrated on human science. After completion of his studies which took him 20 years, Petrello married and started working. Before joining Nabors Industries, he had worked in many different areas. However, his journey to becoming the CEO of Nabor has cost him 30 years. He has risen to one of the high ranked CEOs in the United States of America despite the humble beginning. Nabors Industries’ 80% income is based on Petrello’s earnings. He has helped to create many jobs where Nabors Industries has over 100,000 workers who are highly paid. Petrello and his wife also have a stake in charity as donors.
from his achievements, Anthony Petrello draws admiration from many quotas. He has been an exceptional business leader who has maintained his dignity and respect for fellow human beings in his line of duty. he is guided by the will to do good to others since that’s how he was taught since he was young.
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