Board Member

Rodrigo Guerra, Jr.


Rodrigo Guerra, Jr. was appointed as a Board Member of CVB Financial Corp. and a Director of Citizens Business Bank, effective July 1, 2017. During his career as a Partner of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP, Mr. Guerra represented leading companies, investment banks, and institutional investors helping to navigate complex and challenging corporate matters. Prominent representations in the financial industry included Bank of America, Citigroup Global Markets, Inc., and JP Morgan Chase. Mr. Guerra was also listed in The Best Lawyers in America, recognized since 2007 for his work in Corporate Law.

Mr. Guerra earned a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Human Biology from Stanford University and a Masters of Business Administration Degree and Juris Doctor Degree from University of California at Los Angeles. He is Chairman of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee for CVB Financial Corp. He has served as a Commissioner for the Los Angeles County Local Government Services Commission and as a Board Member for the Los Angeles Center for Law & Justice, Polytechnic School and the Descanso Gardens Guild.