Privacy policy

For the purpose of this privacy policy “Alpina” or “we” or “us” shall mean Alpina Partners LLP and their affiliates and its or their partners, members, directors, officers and employees as the context requires.

This policy forms part of the terms and conditions available on this website (the “Site”) and sets out the basis on which any personal data that we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully. Your visit to this Site is subject to this Privacy Policy. By visiting the Site, you agree to this Privacy Policy, which may be updated by us at any time. If you do not agree with it, please do not continue to access the Site.

Information we may collect from you

We may collect and process the following data about you:

Information that you provide us

To obtain access to certain information or materials provided on the Site, you may have to provide information that we collect and store in a way that allows us to relate it to you personally, such as your name, position, employer, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number and fax number. We refer to such information as personally identifiable information. By providing personally identifiable information to us, you consent to its use as set out in this Privacy Policy.

Information we collect through technology

We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration purposes and to gather statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, which does not identify any individual.

This Site may also use cookies to distinguish you from other users of the Site.  Cookies are pieces of information that a website sends to your computer while you are viewing the website.  This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the Site and also allows us to improve the Site. By accessing the Site, you consent to our use of cookies in this way. Using the settings of your internet browser, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. Consult your browser “Help” menu for information on how to modify your cookies. If you choose to turn off cookies, you may not have access to some features that make your browsing of the Site smoother, and some of our services may not function properly. You may at any time delete any cookies set by using the relevant option of your internet browser or by deleting the cookies on your hard drive.

We may use software tools such as JavaScript to measure and collect session information, including page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouseovers), and methods used to browse away from the page. We may use this non-personally identifiable information to measure Site activity and to improve the Site.

 

Uses made of the information

How personally identifiable information we collect about you is used

We may use certain personally identifiable information that we collect when you visit and browse the Site as part of our internal business operations or to send you administrative communications about your interactions with us or Site features, to the extent permitted by law.

We may also store your personally identifiable information and use it for marketing, research and other business purposes, and we may associate your personally identifiable information with other information that we collect about you, such as details about your usage patterns and interests, to the extent permitted by law.

We will not sell personally identifiable information to third parties.  We may share it within our group and with our agents, consultants and service providers who assist us in running our business and who are subject to security and confidentiality obligations.  We may disclose personally identifiable information if we consider necessary or desirable in relation to laws, regulations, legal, tribunal or arbitral process or governmental request.  We may also do so to help enforce the Site’s terms and conditions, protect your safety or security, including the safety and security of property that belongs to you, or protect the safety and security of our Site, databases or third parties, including the safety and security of tangible or intangible property that belongs to us or to third parties.  If Alpina, part of Alpina or some or all of its assets, are acquired, personally identifiable information may be one of the transferred assets.

How non-personally identifiable information we collect about you is used

Non-personally identifiable information is information that does not personally identify you, including anonymous information and aggregate data. We may use this information to understand better how our visitors use the Site, research our visitors’ demographics, interest, and behaviour, improve the Site, provide visitors with customised services and information, and for other similar purposes. We may combine this information with personally identifiable information.  We may share this non-personally identifiable information with others for information, promotional or other purposes permitted by law.

Transfer of information abroad

Personally identifiable information may be used in countries outside of the European Economic Area, where the statutory required level of protection may not be the same. By providing your personally identifiable information to us, you consent to the transfer of such information to each country in which Alpina conducts business, or has a service provider, for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.

Information Security

Alpina endeavours to protect your personal information. We use both technical and procedural methods to maintain the integrity and security of our databases, including firewalls. Please be aware though that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws and regulations we will not be responsible or liable for any damages, losses or causes of action arising out of or in connection with the disclosure of your personally identifiable information.

Amendments to this Privacy Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we make any substantial change to our Privacy Policy, we will post a prominent announcement on the Site and will post the updated Privacy Policy here. Any such changes will be effective upon posting.

Updating your personally identifiable information

If any of the personally identifiable information that you have provided to us changes, for example if you change your email address or if you wish to cancel a request for information, please let us know by sending an email info@alpinapartner [dot] com .

Your rights

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us at info@alpinapartner [dot] com .

You have the right to request a copy of the personally identifiable information we hold about you, to have any inaccurate information corrected or any part or all of such information deleted and to object to the use of your information. To do so, please send your request to info@alpinapartner [dot] com .

The Site may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites.  If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.  Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.