While there are billions of people in the world that want to make a mark, only a handful of these actually manage to make a mark and leave a legacy. One such a guy is Louis Chenevert, a Canadian born who has scaled in two related industries for nearly three decades. From humble beginnings, Louis knew that he wanted to leave a mark. That is exactly what he has lived to do.
Louis Chenevert was born and raised in Montreal, CA. From his infancy, Louis Chenevert had a burning interest in business especially in the production department. After attaining a basic degree in Business and Entrepreneurial Production at the Montreal HEC Business School in Montreal University, Louis linked up with a friend. It is from this humble beginning Louis Chenevert could land his first job at General Motors’ St. Therese Quebec branch. As it were, Hachey, the friend who held Louis’ hand had him put at GM’s assembly line.
During his time at GM, Louis Chenevert was quick to learn. He dedicated his time and skills in ensuring that things are done in a timely manner. But even as he did this, he had to ensure that there was no mistake done. It turned out that every time Hachey would climb the ladder in managerial positions, he would actually let Louis replace him. That is what he did all the time Hachey got a promotion. Having given more responsibilities, Louis Chenevert delivered. While at GM, under his management, the assembly line would produce a new car every 60 seconds. That means in 60 minutes GM Montreal branch could produce 60 genuine and high-quality vehicles.
From Motor Vehicles To Aerospace
A time came when Hachey had to move on. As usual, whatever time he got a promotion, he thought of Louis Chenevert. That is what he did. Hachey moved to Bombardier Aerospace. After serving 14 years at General Motors, Louis Chenevert also decided to move. This time, it was with a friend at GM. Karl Krapek together with Louis decided to venture into aerospace. Louis Chenevert joined Pratt & Whitney CA in 1993. Here, he helped reduce aircraft production cost as well as reduce the number of months the factory could make a new engine from 24 months to 9 month!
Tony Petrello is one of the brilliant CEOs in the United States. He is the CEO of Nabors Industries, one of the biggest companies in the country. The success of this company is one of the biggest achievements he has made in his career so far. He has almost single-handedly taken the company from a position where it struggled and made it the biggest company in the world. Nabors Industries is a top company in the oil and gas drilling industry because of the input of Tony Petrello. Tony Petrello joined the firm in 1991 and made sure that everything that was going on in the industry was according to the plan which he wanted to achieve with the company.
Tony Petrello is the force behind the success of the company. He is one of the people who has made sure that the company is performing well. He has applied his brilliance in problem-solving to ensure that the company was able to deal with all the hurdles it was facing on the way. Tony was not experienced in oil and drilling industry, but he took up the task and made sure the company was profitable. His success in making the company profitable is something that amazes people who find out he has no education in the industry.
Tony Petrello started working at Nabors Industries in 1991. Since then, he has been working on making the industry better by making decisions which will improve the status of the company. He has made decisions such as on acquisitions which have made a big difference in the manner in which the company the company is run. When he joined the company, the first position he was given was that of the COO. As the COO, he was supposed to streamline the operations of the company, and this is exactly what he did with great perfection.
Under the management of Tony Petrello, the company is no longer the same. It is performing excellently by making profits when other companies are closing down due to losses. One of the things he has made clear is that the industry will no longer be the same. He is making changes that will last for decades to come in the industry. His commitment to the growth of Nabors Industries is something that will last for many years to come. So far, he has achieved more than any other CEO before him. He was even ranked as one of the best CEOs in the country in 2015.
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