Stagecoach Group Plc engages in the sale and operation of public transportation in the United Kingdom (UK), the United States, and Canada. It operates through the following business segments: UK Bus (regional operations),UK Bus (London), North America, and UK Rail. The UK Bus (regional operations) segment operates buses and coaches across a number of regional operating units. The UK Bus (London) segment involves bus operations. The North America segment provides transport services in the United States and Canada. The UK Rail segment's wholly-owned rail businesses are South West Trains and East Midlands Trains. The company was founded by Brian Souter and Ann Heron Gloag in 1980 and is headquartered in Perth, the United Kingdom.