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As president of VSP Ventures, Steve Baker leads the division of VSP Global offering optometrists a care-focused and doctor-governed alternative to private equity. Founded in 2019, VSP Ventures is focused on the long-term success of the practice by offering a range of customized transition models so doctors can continue to provide full-scope, personalized care to their patients.
Prior to leading VSP Ventures, Baker served as president of VSP Global’s Eyefinity, the eye care industry’s leading practice management and electronic health records company. Baker was responsible for day-to-day operations of the organization, including business growth, strategic planning, and product development.
Before joining VSP, Steve also managed a team of technology experts within GTECH Corporation, a global high-tech firm, commanding a 70% market share in its industry. His responsibilities included defining and overseeing the development of cutting-edge products
Steve holds a bachelor of science in computer science from California State University, Northridge, with a concentration in systems design and mathematics. He enjoys most anything outdoors and is an avid cycling fan.
This post was written by Cassie Ehrhart