Persons who are aware of the leadership performance of Tony Petrello find his level of skill incomparable: and this is true. The oil rig servicing and manufacturing industry is very competitive, by design, and, frankly, quite complicated. It is wrought with regulations, and all sorts of risks. However, Tony Petrello takes all challenges in stride: It is just another day at the “salt mines,” if you will, for Petrello.
Where does Tony Petrello attain this level of extra-ordinary confidence–especially in an industry where the risk of “oil spill,” remains two unmentionable words? Perhaps, it is Petrello’s reputation as a mathematical genius. Possibly it is his Ivy League education. Whatever the reason, Petrello seems quite suited to the role of the CEO of giant, international oil and gas servicer and producer: Nabors Industries.
Getting to the root of the matter: Tony Petrello, from his earliest days: was considered a mathematical wizard. He picked up on mathematical problems and was able to solve them, effortlessly. This talent allowed him to attend the prestigious school of Yale University. It is at Yale, that Petrello, earned two Mathematical Degrees: one Degree was a B.S. Degree in Mathematics; and the other Degree was an M.S. Degree in Mathematics. He matriculated, next, to the eminent college of Harvard Law School. It is at Harvard where Petrello earned a J.D.
He launched his commendable career at the international law firm of Baker & McKenzie: a firm established in the 40s. Since the time, of Petrello’s tenure, the firm has “updated its brand.” It is now Baker McKenzie–dropping the 40s’ style ampersand.
Not surprising, of course, due to Tony Petrello’s reasonable level of intellect: He became the firm’s Managing Partner–a post which is full of responsibility and requires a high-level of communicative ability. Petrello, to say the least, was very successful, with regard to this endeavor: he worked out of Baker McKenzie’s New York location.
Naturally, a leader of Petrello’s intellect, is always open to leadership opportunities: he came on board, after his successful tenure at Baker McKenzie, at the international oil and gas rig servicer, provider and producer, of Nabors Industries.
He naturally assumed a leadership role, eventually, assuming the post of CEO. He has invested in the company, and has done well compensation-wise.
Too: Petrello is very protective of his employees and his stakeholders, alike. He assures security and confidence of his operators, by deploying the best in high-tech equipment and software applications–at the well-drilling site. He assures his stakeholders are afforded with a dividend, despite the high-level of risk–characteristic of the industry–and general market volatility.
Along with his performance of CEO: he also is Director of Stewart & Stevenson. This company is: a highly established manufacturer and distributor of services and products–supplying the oil and gas industry, the construction industry, the power generation area, transportation industries; and, mining and agricultural markets. It serves a customer-base within the domestic marketplace as well as a worldwide clientele. It was founded in Houston, Texas at the beginning of the 20th century.
Tony Petrello also serves as a Director of Texas Children’s Hospital:
The healthcare organization, of Texas Children’s Hospital, located in Houston, Texas is a non-profit healthcare organization. The healthcare institution’s mission is to provide a happier and healthful future for women and children, within the international community. It assures this objective, is achieved, by providing superior care of the patient, educational resources and research. The healthcare provider, continually, receives a top ranking, as one of the top pediatric healthcare institutions, within the country.
Tony Petrello provides leadership to Nabors Industries.
Nabors Industries operates and owns the largest land based drilling rig fleet–the world over. It is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
The company is a significant provider, too, of off-shore drilling rigs within various global markets and the U.S. The company provides, its customer-base, with Directional Drilling Services.
It possesses many state-of-the-art technologies and makes use of these technologies, within various world regions. The technologies are relative to the gas and oil markets.
The company, makes the best of the advanced technologies, by providing its customer-base, with a very well-trained and skilled labor force. The company’s objective is to set substantial operational records, in order to improve overall safety and precision at the job-site. Nabors Industries, is, definitely, under Tony Petrello’s direction, changing the industry, favorably, by leaps and bounds.