Anthony Petrello was born in Newark Italy, where he grew up in a humble family background. He used all available resources from home and his public school to ensure that he learned all about mathematics and logics. In school, he excelled at a Ph.D. level in linear algebra and calculus. Due to this he got a full scholarship at Yale University and went on with mathematics and calculus. He changed his interests from mathematics to human sciences in the Harvard Law School and more information click here.
After twenty years of formal schooling, he completed and married his college girlfriend, Cynthia. He pursued several jobs such as the Law Firm Baker and McKenzie in New York from 1986 to 1991 where he was the managing partner and specialized in corporate taxes. In October 1st, 1991, Petrello was hired in the Nabor Industries. Nabor Industries is an oil business as a contract driller and oil field service company. In 2002, he helped the CEO by then Eugene Isenberg move Nabor Industries to Hamilton in Bermuda to cut its federal tax bill leaving the main offices in Houston.
In 2011, Anthony Petrello was able to replace Eugene Isenberg and became Nabors’ President and CEO and also added the chairperson’s title of the board to his in 2012. In 2013 he became the highest paid, an amount of sixty million dollars. As Petrello as the CEO, Nabors’ share price rose up to 180% which shareholders did not find better after comparing their shares to Petrello’s paychecks and ordered the breakup of the boardroom. This action forced the company to split roles of the CEO from those of the chairman in 2014 thereby lowering Petrello’s pay. In 2014, Petrello also served as the director of Stewart and Stevenson LLC and Hilcop energy Company and learn more about Anthony.
The couple that is Cynthia and Tony Petrello has a daughter Carena who is suffering from Cerebral Palsy and other developmental delay issues caused by periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) which is common in prematurely born children. The reason for the illness was that Carena was born at a premature age of twenty-four weeks and Anthony’s lacrosse camp.