Tony Patrello began with Nabor Industries LTD in 1991 as Chief Operating Officer and quickly became President of the oil and gas drilling company by 1992. After his appointment of Chief Executive Officer in 2011, Tony has led the company towards new heights and direction using innovative trends which have set the stage for a highly competitive platform within the oil industry.
Nabor Industries LTD currently operates 29 charter fleet marine vessels. The company has developed into the world’s largest and most-advanced geothermal and natural gas drilling contractor known in the industry. The company owns the land-based drilling fleets which it then provides to off-shore platform workers. With operations in the United States, Middle East and Africa, Nabor Industries LTD has global connections with clients all over the world. Nabor Industries LTD is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda and has 13,000 employees.Tony earned a BS and MS degree in mathematics from Yale University and a J.D. degree from Harvard Law School. His business career began in 1979 when he joined the New York law firm, Baker and Mckenzie, which he served as Managing Partner until his departure in 1991.
Since his appointment as CEO and subsequent Chairman for Nabor Industries LTD the company has far exceeded industry expectations. Tony’s leadership has created an environment that has allowed the company to achieve great technological advancements within the oil and gas drilling industry. Nabor Industries LTD continues to grow its profit margin, and in return, raise capital for its investors. The company has continued to sustain posting a gross profit within their financial statement. Within the last three consecutive years, Nabor Industries LTD has profited almost $5 billion combined.
Tony’s expectations for driving the industry forward are proven by the results Nabor’s Industries LTD has garnered through his leadership. He continues to use his leadership platform to position the company towards achieving greatness through innovative and creative ideas.When not leading the company, Tony gives back to the community as a philanthropist. Tony currently serves on the board of Texas Children’s Hospital which is a non-profit organization that provides healthier futures for children who have been diagnosed with neurological disorders.