People: Nabors Industries Ltd (NBR.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Anthony Petrello

60 2012 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

William Restrepo

55 2014 Chief Financial Officer

Mark Andrews

42 2007 Corporate Secretary

John Yearwood

55 2011 Lead Independent Director

James Crane

61 2012 Independent Director

John Kotts

64 2013 Independent Director

Michael Linn

62 2012 Independent Director

Dag Skattum

54 2014 Independent Director

Howard Wolf

80 2013 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Anthony Petrello

Mr. Anthony G. Petrello serves as Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Nabors Industries Ltd. He has been Chairman of the Board of Nabors and its subsidiary, Nabors Industries, Inc., since 2012 and director of each since 1991; Deputy Chairman of Nabors 2003-2012; President and Chief Executive Officer of Nabors and Nabors Industries, Inc. since 2011; President and Chief Operating Officer of Nabors and Nabors Industries, Inc. from 1991-2011. From 1979 to 1991, Mr. Petrello was with the law firm Baker & McKenzie, where his practice focused on international arbitration, corporate taxation and general corporate law. He served as Managing Partner of the firm's New York office from 1986 until his resignation in 1991. Mr. Petrello holds a J.D. degree from Harvard Law School and B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mathematics from Yale University. Mr. Petrello also serves as a director of Stewart & Stevenson LLC and of Hilcorp Energy Company.

William Restrepo

Mr. William J. Restrepo has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Nabors Industries Ltd., effective March 4, 2014. Mr. Restrepo formerly served as Chief Financial Officer at Pacific Drilling S.A. from February 2011 to February 2014. He also previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Seitel from 2005 to 2009 and Smith International from 2009 to 2010 until its merger with Schlumberger Limited. Prior to that, from 1985 to 2005, Mr. Restrepo served in various senior financial and operational positions for Schlumberger Limited, including operational responsibility for all product lines in the Continental Europe and the Arabian Gulf markets, as well as senior financial executive roles in Corporate Treasury and worldwide controller positions with international postings in Europe, South America and Asia. Mr. Restrepo serves on the board of directors of C&J Energy Services Ltd. since March 2015 and Probe Technology Services since September 2008. He also served as director of Platinum Energy Solutions, Inc. from 2012 to 2013. Mr. Restrepo holds a B.A. in Economics and an MBA, both from Cornell University, as well as a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Miami.

Mark Andrews

Mr. Mark D. Andrews serves as Corporate Secretary of Nabors Industries Ltd., since September 2007. Prior to joining Nabors, Mr. Andrews served in various treasury and financial management positions with General Electric Company, a diversified technology and financial services company, beginning in December 2000. Mr. Andrews was employed by the public accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP from September 1996 to November 2000 in a number of capacities, including Tax Manager, within the firm's Mining and Resource Practice. Mr. Andrews holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University and is also a Chartered Accountant and a CFA charterholder.

John Yearwood

Mr. John Yearwood serves as Lead Independent Director of Nabors Industries Ltd., since June 7, 2011. Mr. Yearwood currently serves on the Board of Directors of Sabine Oil & Gas LLC (formerly NFR Energy LLC, which was a joint-venture subsidiary of the Company), Sheridan Production Partners, Barra Energia, Premium Oilfield Services, LLC, and Foro Energy LLC. Until August 2010, he served as the Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer of Smith International, Inc. He was first elected to Smith's Board of Directors in 2006 and remained on the board until he negotiated and completed the sale of Smith to Schlumberger Limited in August 2010. Before joining Smith, Mr. Yearwood spent 27 years with Schlumberger in numerous operations management and staff positions throughout Latin America, Europe, North Africa and North America, including as President and in financial director positions. Mr. Yearwood received a Bachelor of Science Honors Degree in Geology and the Environment from Oxford Brookes University in England.

James Crane

Mr. James R. Crane serves as an Independent Director of Nabors Industries Ltd. He is Chairman and CEO of Crane Capital Group Inc., an investment management company, since 2006. Mr. Crane was Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Eagle Global Logistics, Inc., a NASDAQ-listed global transportation, supply chain management and information services company, from 1984 until its sale in August 2007. Crane Capital Group currently invests in transportation, power distribution, real estate and asset management. Its holdings include Crane Worldwide Logistics, a premier global provider of customized transportation and logistics services with 75 offices in 21 countries, and Champion Energy Services, a retail electricity provider. Mr. Crane also led an investor group that in 2011 purchased the Houston Astros. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Safety from Central Missouri State University and serves on the Board of Directors of Western Gas Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation.

John Kotts

Mr. John P. Kotts has been appointed as Independent Director of Nabors Industries Ltd., effective July 25, 2013. Mr. Kotts is a private investor and entrepreneur. From 1990 to 1998, he owned and operated Cardinal Services, Inc., a supplier of liftboat rentals and other production related services, including mechanical wireline services and plug and abandonment services, to oil companies operating in the Gulf of Mexico. After selling the company to a group led by First Reserve Corporation in 1998, Mr. Kotts retained a partnership interest and continued to be involved as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors until the time of the Company’s merger with Superior Energy Services. Through his management company, J. P. Kotts & Co., Inc., Mr. Kotts also operates a private investment fund focused on U.S. and international trading of securities and other financial instruments. He also invests in real estate and private equities. Mr. Kotts is currently the owner and CEO of Vesco/Cardinal, an oil tool rental and service company, as well as several manufacturing companies. Mr. Kotts previously held various financial, banking and investment banking positions in companies specializing in leveraged buyouts, venture capital and turnaround transactions. He holds a BA in Philosophy and an MBA in Finance from Hofstra University and completed additional post-graduate work at McGill University in Montreal, New York University and Harvard Business School.

Michael Linn

Mr. Michael C. Linn serves as an Independent Director of Nabors Industries Ltd. He is President of MCL Ventures, LLC, an investment company, since 2012. Director of LINN Energy, LLC since 2003. Mr. Linn founded LINN Energy, a NASDAQ-listed independent oil and natural gas company, in 2003. He served as LINN's Executive Chairman from January 2010 to December 2011, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from June 2006 to January 2010, and President and Chief Executive Officer from March 2003 to June 2006. He serves on the National Petroleum Council and on the Board of the Independent Petroleum Association of America. Mr. Linn is a Texas Representative for the Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission. He was previous chairman and currently serves on the Natural Gas Council. He acts as an adviser to the Board of Directors of Quantum Energy Partners and serves on the Board of Directors of Black Stone Minerals Company, LP. Mr. Linn holds a B.A. in Political Science from Villanova University and a J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

Dag Skattum

Mr. Dag J. Skattum has been appointed as an Independent Director of Nabors Industries Ltd., with effective from 5 June 2014. Mr. Skattum currently serves as Managing Director of one thousand & one voices, a family-backed investment firm focused on Sub-Saharan African Investments, a position he has held since 2013. Previously, Mr. Skattum served as Partner of TPG, a leading global private investment firm, based in London from 2007 until 2013. He began his career at JP Morgan, where he worked in London and New York from 1986 until 2007, serving most recently as Managing Director and Co-head of Global Mergers and Acquisitions. Mr. Skattum serves on the Advisory Board of the UAMS Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, Little Rock, Arkansas; the Board of Trustees of Allegheny College; and the International Board of Directors of Right To Play, a global organization leveraging sports and play to support children in troubled parts of the world. Mr. Skattum received a B.A. in History from Allegheny College and an MBA from the Simon Graduate School of Business at the University of Rochester.

Howard Wolf

Mr. Howard Wolf serves as an Independent Director of Nabors Industries Ltd., since April 4, 2013. Since 2004, Mr. Wolf has practiced law as a sole practitioner. He also invests in and serves on the boards of directors of various private companies. Mr. Wolf is a former senior partner with the law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. where he practiced in the Corporate Department from 1959 until his retirement from the firm in 2003. He is the former Chair of the Committee on Securities and Investment Banking, and the Section on Corporation, Banking and Business Law of the State Bar of Texas. Mr. Wolf has also served on or chaired a number of public, private and charitable boards of directors—including Stewart & Stevenson and Offshore Logistics—and as a partner of various companies. He currently serves on the board of Simmons & Company International, a private investment banking and securities firm specializing in the energy industry. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration and a JD, with honors, from The University of Texas at Austin.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Anthony Petrello

14,794,700

William Restrepo

7,197,510

Mark Andrews

436,674

John Yearwood

550,000

James Crane

490,000

John Kotts

497,692

Michael Linn

490,000

Dag Skattum

787,922

Howard Wolf

445,000
As Of  30 Dec 2014

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