Tony Petrello is a respected American executive in the oil industry. He is popular for his involvement in philanthropic causes especially in his hometown of Houston. The company he leads, Nabors industries have its offices in Texas. As part of the good gesture to their customers, they engage in charitable activities that assist the Texas community deals with some of the challenges they encounter. Tony Petrello did not just develop a soft spot for philanthropic work after he became the CEO of Nabors Industries. He has always been caring for the needs of others who were hopeless. The position of the CEO helped him to do actions that were of higher impact than before. His daughter’s medical condition also boosted his engagement in philanthropic causes.
Tony Petrello remains a top CEO who is actively involved in philanthropic work. Tony Petrello is married to Cynthia, and they have a daughter by the name of Carena. Carena was born with a medical problem that has changed the life of Tony Petrello. He has been supporting medical causes in Texas both emotionally and financially. He has particularly been supporting researchers who are looking for a cure for neurological disorders like the one his daughter is suffering from.Tony and Cynthia have donated over $5 million to research work and have pledged to add more money to accomplish the goal of getting a cure for their sick daughter.
His daughter’s sickness has been a key reason why this medical research motivates him. He sees this as the only hope for his daughter since he has visited all top hospitals in the world and has not secured good treatment for her. He hopes that with the new research which is being conducted at the Texas Children’s Hospital, a cure will finally be found neurological problems in children.Carena has had a challenging childhood. With her medical problem, she has been unable to eat solid food until he was eight years. She is still unable to walk at her age. The medical problem that he suffers from has affected his body’s ability to perform functions that need a movement of the muscles. This situation has been disturbing to Tony and Cynthia, and his only solution now lies in the success of the medical research he is facilitating. Carena was diagnosed with a medical disorder called periventricular leukomalacia (PVL). It is a brain problem which affects mobility.