Anthony Petrello- From grass to grace

Anthony Petrello is among the best corporate bexecutive in the American corporate sector. He works for one of the biggest corporations in the world. Petrello is the current president and CEO of the number one drilling firm in the world called Nabors Industries. This is a firm that he joined in 1991. Back then he used to work as the chief operating officer of the firm. Over the years he has grown through the ranks to become the number one corporate executive in the United States. Due to his esteemed contribution to the company, he was the best-paid CEO in 2014 with an annual salary of $68 million. Petrello has made Nabors Industries the number one drilling firm in the world, in the category of oil and natural gas. Today Nabors Industries has the best drilling services in the world. It is the provider of the best drilling rigs in the world. This is a reason why it is the number one contracted drilling firm in the world. It has operations in almost all the continents in the world.

Anthony Petrello has had a long journey before he could eventually get to the position that he is in right now. He had to undergo through tough times so that he could make it to the A-list of the top executives. Anthony Petrello who was born from a humble family in Newark grew up knowing that the only way to make it in life was just by working hard, there was no godfather to take him through the serious hardships in life. All along, he knew that the only route that would save him would be the route of hard work.

Anthony Petrello could not be taken to good school by his parents since they were poor. They took him through the public school education system where he had to strive with the scarce learning facilities that aware available. However, even after being taken through this system, he never gave up on working hard. He made sure that he earned the best grades that would ensure that he went to a good institution of higher learning.

While in high school he was spotted by the Yale University for having extraordinary skills in mathematics. He was granted a full scholarship to study at the institution. He was to do a degree in mathematics. On top of that, he was to get mathematics mentorship from Serge Lang, one of the best professors of mathematics at the institution. He would later leave Yale and join Harvard School of law.

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