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):    February 22, 2017


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


California   0-10140   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  


(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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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

Retirement of Robert M. Jacoby

On February 22, 2017, Mr. Robert M. Jacoby, a director of CVB Financial Corp. (the “Company”), notified the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of his decision not to stand for re-election as a director at the Company’s 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held on May 17, 2017. Mr. Jacoby is also a member of the Board of the Company’s subsidiary, Citizens Business Bank (the “Bank”). Mr. Jacoby will retire from the Company and the Bank Boards, effective upon the expiration of his current term at the Company’s 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Mr. Jacoby currently serves on the Company’s Audit, Compensation and Nominating & Corporate Governance Committees.

Mr. Jacoby joined the Board in 2005. The Company and the Board would like to thank Mr. Jacoby for his 12 years of distinguished service and leadership and wish him well in his retirement.


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: February 23, 2017     By:   /s/ E. Allen Nicholson
      E. Allen Nicholson
      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer