James Becker


Mr. Becker brings to CareSpan insight and expertise from a distinguished career in health insurance operations and services. Since 2008, he held multiple executive roles at UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) with extensive experience leading multi-billion-dollar Commercial and Government lines of business. His most recent role was President of Optum Global Solutions, a team of 43,000 delivering services and technology in healthcare globally. Prior to this, he served as Chief Operating Officer, UnitedHealthcare Medicare and Retirement, supporting more than 12 million seniors and Medicare beneficiaries and generating $70 billion in revenues. Mr. Becker has served on the Boards of Optum Global Solutions, India, Optum Global Solutions, Philippines, XL Health, India, and Optum Solutions, Ireland. Previously, he served on the Boards of UnitedHealthcare Insurance Corporation and Harken Health. Additionally, Jim serves on The University of Michigan Precision Health National Advisory Board and The University of Minnesota School of Medicine Board of Visitors, as well as the advisory board for Ooda Health. Mr. Becker earned an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BBA from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.