Leading an international oil and gas company can’t be a walk in the park. But Anthony Petrello has shown excellent management skills in leading Nabors Industries. The company specializes in oil and gas drilling, and it has been the best in industry worldwide. Tony Petrello has been very influential in the company’s performance. Petrello has held different positions at the company until he was appointed the CEO and president of the company.
To lead such a company one need to be educated. Tony is an excellent mathematician with an M.S. and a degree in mathematics from Yale University. After some time, Tony decided to join Harvard Law School where he studied law. He started working at Baker & McKenzie; a law firm which specialized in taxation, corporate law and international arbitration. Tony later resigned moved to work at Nabors Industries as a managing partner. He held many other administrative positions until he became the president and CEO of the company.
Anthony Petrello gained knowledge and experience since the time he joined Nabors. His experience and skills have helped Nabors Industries’ shares to increase in value. This has been as a result of enhancing good relationships with the company’s investors. His excellent leadership abilities made the company generate a lot of profits as a result of formulating strategic plans. Tony ensures these effective strategic plans are implemented, and this has dramatically helped Nabors Industries in making profits.
When it comes to employment or replacement of some key workers within the company, Tony recruits the best candidates for to fill the positions. This makes sure that the company employs individuals who are qualified and bring positive development to the company. Tony Petrello also works well with potential and current investors to maintain the company’s level of performance. He has always encouraged teamwork among Nabors personnel to help the company attain its goals and vision. Tony was ranked the highest paid CEO in 2013 as a result of his hard work and his impact at Nabors Industries.
Apart from his profession, Tony Petrello is a great philanthropist. His Daughter Carena was diagnosed with a neurological disorder after she was born. Tony and his wife have hard times due to their daughter’s sickness. As a result, Tony decided he will be donating millions of dollars to support neurological research in children as well as helping children affected by neurological disorders. He has given over $7 million to Texas Children’s Hospital to support a neurological research center at the facility.