| London Stock Exchange: OPE
Optare Plc is engaged in the business of bus design, manufacture, sales, coach sales, aftermarket support and bus refurbishment. The company specializes in the designs, manufactures and sells single and double deck buses and mini coaches and offers a comprehensive after sales service. It also supplies complete vehicles, CKD or SKD kits, technology transfer and licensing agreements worldwide. Optare was founded by Russell Richardson in 1985 and is headquartered in Leeds, the United Kingdom.