FORM 3
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
  Kirtley John F
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
10/27/2020
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Mallard Acquisition Corp. [MACU]
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O 19701 BETHEL CHURCH ROAD, SUITE 302
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
__X__ Director __X__ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
CFO Secretary Treasurer
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(Month/Day/Year)
(Street)

CORNELIUS, NC 28031
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Common Stock (1) 3,162,500
I
See Footnote (2)

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Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Kirtley John F
C/O 19701 BETHEL CHURCH ROAD, SUITE 302
CORNELIUS, NC 28031
  X   X   CFO Secretary Treasurer  

Signatures

/s/ John F. Kirtley 10/27/2020
**Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) These shares represent common stock held by Mallard Founders Holdings, LLC (the "Sponsor") acquired pursuant to a subscription agreement by and between the Sponsor and the issuer. The common stock owned by the Sponsor includes up to 412,500 shares that are subject to forfeiture in the event the underwriters of the issuer's initial public offering do not exercise in full their over-allotment option as described in the issuer's Registration Statement.
(2) As a managing member of the Sponsor, the reporting person may be deemed to share beneficial ownership of the shares of common stock held directly by the Sponsor, and disclaims any beneficial ownership of the reported shares other than to the extent of any pecuniary interest he may have therein, directly or indirectly.

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