Christopher D. Myers
President & CEO, CVB Financial Corp.
Chris Myers joined Citizens Business Bank in August 2006 as President and Chief Executive Officer. CVB Financial Corp. (“CVBF”), the holding company for Citizens Business Bank, is one of the 10 largest bank holding companies headquartered in California with assets over $11 billion. CVBF trades on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the symbol ‘CVBF’. The Bank is consistently recognized as one of the top performing banks in the nation. A wide array of banking, lending, and investing services are offered at over 60 Business Financial Centers and 3 trust office locations serving the Inland Empire, Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Diego County, Ventura County, Santa Barbara County, and the Central Valley area of California.
The company has produced positive earnings in 166 consecutive quarters and paid a cash dividend in 116 consecutive quarters. For 2016, CVBF was ranked as the “Best Bank in America” according to Forbes’ America’s Best Banks. For the last four consecutive years, Bank Director ranked CVBF a “Top 5 Bank” in the U.S.
Prior to his tenure at Citizens Business Bank, Chris served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mellon First Business Bank. He is presently a Board Member for the California Bankers Association and the UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Fink Center for Finance and Investments. Mr. Myers received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Harvard University in 1984 and a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Marketing from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1991.