Also commonly known as Tony by some of his acquaintances, Anthony Petrello is among the CEOs who are the highest paid. As of 2015, Anthony’s salary totaled $27,512,939. Currently, Anthony Petrello serves as Chairperson, President and CEO of the Nabors Industries where in the past he also held a number of top executive positions for the last 2 years. Tony was appointed to serve as the CEO of Narbors Industries in 1991, one year after he was appointed the President of the company. In 2013, he was selected by the company’s board to serve as the Deputy Chairman of Narbors Industries.
Before Anthony Petrello joined Narbors Industries, Anthony Petrello served at the Baker & McKenzie Law where he worked for almost 12 years. While in this firm, he specialized in general corporate law, international arbitration as well as taxation. When it comes to education, Anthony’s background is outstanding since he studied at 2 leading universities. He graduated from the Harvard University where he earned a J.D Degree and later at the Yale University where he got a BS and MS degree in Mathematics. Due to his exemplary knowledge of the mathematics subject, Anthony Petrello attracted the attention of Professor Serge Kang who worked at the Yale University.
Anthony Petrello went on to earn a reputation as one of the best individuals when it comes to the discipline of mathematics. He was always known as a genius when it came to solving mathematical matters. Anthony Petrello is involved in a number of board memberships which include at the Stewart & Stevenson’s Hospital, Texas Children’s Hospital and the Hilcorp Energy Company. His presence at the Texas Children’s Hospital as a board of trustees’ member has allowed him to advocate for research when it comes to addressing the special needs of children suffering from neurological diseases. Anthony also gave out $7 million worth of donations in order to fund the upcoming neurological research center.
Tony is married to Cynthia and together they have a daughter who was born prematurely and suffers from Leukomalacia. This is a very common neurological condition in children that lead to insufficient flow of blood of oxygen to the brain. It is for this particular r reason that Anthony has made a commitment to help other children who suffer the same fate as his daughter. Anthony’s interpersonal skills, dedication and hard work have contributed a lot when it comes to his success in life.
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