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Washington, D.C. 20549


Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 12, 2021


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


California   000-10140   95-3629339

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)

  (Commission file number)   (I.R.S. employer identification number)


701 North Haven Avenue, Ontario, California   91764
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (909) 980-4030

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, No Par Value   CVBF   The Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter). Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.        ☐

Item 5.02

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(b) Resignation of President

On November 12, 2021, Brian T. Mauntel notified Citizens Business Bank (CBB), the principal banking subsidiary of CVB Financial Corp. (CVBF), of his resignation as President, with such resignation to be effective on November 19, 2021.

(c) Appointment of President

At their meetings held on November 17, 2021, the respective Boards of Directors of CVBF and CBB decided to modify the position of David A. Brager from Chief Executive Officer to President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Brager, 54, was initially appointed Chief Executive Officer of CVBF and CBB on March 16, 2020. Prior to his appointment as Chief Executive Officer, starting on November 22, 2010, Mr. Brager served as CBB’s Executive Vice President and Sales Division Manager.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: November 18, 2021     By:   /s/ E. Allen Nicholson                    
      E. Allen Nicholson
      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer