July 26, 2017 8:51 PM ET


Company Overview of Optare Plc

Company Overview

Optare plc designs, manufactures, and sells buses and parts in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company offers single and double deck buses. It also provides finance facilities, including hire purchase, finance lease, and operating lease; and aftermarket support and bus refurbishment services, as well as supplies kits of passenger vehicles. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Sherburn in Elmet, the United Kingdom. Optare plc is a subsidiary of Ashok Leyland Ltd.

Hurricane Way South

Unit 3

Sherburn in Elmet,  LS25 6PT

United Kingdom

Founded in 2008

366 Employees


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Key Executives for Optare Plc

Chief Financial Officer
Head of Production
Head of Procurement/Purchasing
Company Secretary
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Optare Plc Key Developments

Optare PLC Announces Executive Changes

Enrico Vassallo, CEO of Optare PLC has announced his decision to move on and pursue other career opportunities. Enrico has led the business through challenging and demanding times over the last two years and has been instrumental in making the necessary changes, including the recruitment of a new Senior Management Team, which has provided Optare with the foundations for a stronger future. In the interim period Hariharan Krishnamurthi, CFO, has been appointed as the Chair to the Senior Management Team.

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