Avasant will be the controller of Personal Information you provide to Avasant. Our contact information is below.
Information We Collect
Avasant is a management consulting firm and offers various consulting and technical solutions for corporate and public sector customers, and does not actively sell consumer products and services to end user consumers through the Sites. However, Avasant may collect Personal Information when you request publications, sign up for events, apply for jobs, participate in surveys, or make inquiries to learn more about Avasant’s suite of management consulting services and other solutions. We may also use the information we collect to perform data analytics on visitors to our site and to communicate with potential customers who may be interested in Avasant’s suite of management consulting services. We also use the data collected on our web site to help us improve how we operate our business.
The information we collect from You may include name, mailing address, email address, phone number, company information location information and to set up and maintain accounts on our site. We may also receive information about You from other sources, including third parties that help us update, expand and analyze our records and identify new customers.
We may use third-party advertising companies to display ads when You visit our websites or other sites on the Internet. These companies may collect information about Your visits to this and other websites. We may also share Personal Information, subject to the user rights and options set forth herein, with these companies.
We do not collect Sensitive Personal Information (as such term is understood within the meaning of the GDPR) such as information relating to health, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation and political opinions. We do not collect and store credit card data. Any updates to the types of information we collect will be provided on this Site and you will have opt-in rights as set forth herein.
To help us understand and enhance our interactions with visitors to our websites, we may permit web analytics providers to collect information on our websites using automated tools like cookies or web beacons, which are small files that allow us to understand the actions of visitors to our Site(s). We may use similar technology in email we send, which may enable the placing or accessing of cookies and also enable us to know if you received the email, if the email was opened and if you clicked on any links in the email.
We will not collect more Personal Information than is reasonably necessary or relevant to enable you to fully enjoy the use of our Site(s) and associated features.
Our website may offer publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information You provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them.
How We Use the Information We Collect
Avasant is a management consulting firm and offers various consulting and technical solutions for corporate and public sector customers, and does not actively sell consumer products and services to end-user consumers through the Sites.
We will retain Your information for as long as Your account is active or as needed to provide You services, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
How We Share the Information We Collect
We may share Your information with third parties to perform services on our behalf such as: providing services, sending marketing communications, including marketing new products or services, conducting research and analysis, and to provide interactive functions (e.g., chat). We may be required to share personal information in response to a regulation, court order or subpoena. We may also share information when we believe it’s necessary to comply with the law or when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect the rights of Avasant, our customers, or others; to prevent harm or loss; or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual unlawful activity.
Transfers Outside of Geographic Point of Collection.
If you would like to update, modify, or remove your information or cancel subscription preferences, you may contact us as described in the “Contact Us” section below. On certain Site(s), you may be able to make these choices directly by logging into your account. You also may unsubscribe from any of our promotional emails by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link in any promotional email you receive from us. Changes made to your profile will be effective once saved into our systems in accordance with our standard procedures for implementing user questions regarding your Personal Information.
Depending on the data protection law of your country, you may have a legal right to obtain access to Personal Information we maintain about you. In addition, if you believe the Personal Information is inaccurate, you may have the legal right to request that we correct or amend the information. To make these requests, or to object to our processing of your Personal Information or withdraw consent to such processing (rights provided by the laws of certain countries), you may contact us as described in the Contact Us section below.
You may follow the directions in a marketing e-mail or direct mail or mobile communication that You receive from us to effect changes to Your use of the Web Site, or You may contact us using the contact information listed below.
Opt-In (for Sensitive Personal Information)
As referenced above, we do not presently collect Sensitive Personal Information. Should we decide to collect Sensitive Personal Information, we will only do so if you provide your consent. If you wish to opt-in to the collection and use of Sensitive Personal Information by us to provide services to you, which may include the transfer of such Sensitive Personal Information to third parties, then you may opt-in to such uses by checking the ‘opt-in’ box in your user preferences. If none of the available options meets your requirements, or you have other questions, please contact us directly.
Opt-Out (for third party transfers)
We disclose Personal Information to our third party partners as described in the Data Transfer section. If you wish to limit or restrict the disclosure of your Personal Information to third parties, you may opt-out of such third party disclosures by changing your preferences in your profile or sending us a notice via email or through this opt-out request form. If you have previously granted an ‘opt-in’ for certain collection and use practices with respect to Personal Information, you may issue a subsequent ‘opt-out’ by changing your preferences in your profile or sending us a notice via email. Our contact information is below.
How We Protect the Information We Collect
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but despite our efforts, we cannot promise that our security program will always eliminate all possible security risks, and our liability is limited as set forth in the Terms. Company uses commercially reasonable efforts to safeguard and protect the security of all data, inclusive of any Personal Information collected by the Company from you through the Site(s). Company maintains certain administrative, technical and physical safeguards in an effort to protect the security of the Personal Information we collect on the Site(s). Personal Information and other data are stored in hosted and secured environments which utilize accepted industry standards for data security. Company uses commercially reasonable efforts to partner with third party service providers that meet accepted industry standards to support the collection, storage, hosting, processing and retention of data, inclusive of Personal Information. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Company cannot, however, ensure, warrant or guarantee that the information collected by the Company will not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by system malfunction or circumvention of our safeguards. It is also important for you to comply with the access controls (e.g., username/password management) and other applicable provisions of the Terms to protect against unauthorized access to your account and to the devices you use to access the Site(s).
Transfers Outside the EU
If you are an EU resident, you have the right to opt-in to the collection, tracking and use of your personal data. We will not collect personal data from you unless you affirmatively accept our data practices as described in this privacy statement.
As an EU resident, you may also request to view and change your data preferences, security settings, and consent preferences in your account dashboard provided that you set up a user profile on our site, or by emailing utilizing the contact information below. Additionally, as an EU resident, you may also opt out or withdraw consents, ask to correct errors in collected or submitted data, request that your personal data be erased or removed by informing us utilizing the link to our contact information below. If you withdraw consent, Company will erase or remove the relevant personal data collected.
Protecting Children’s Privacy
We are committed to protecting children’s privacy on the Internet and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13.
Links to Other Websites
Our Site(s) may provide links to other websites for your convenience and information. Those websites may be operated by companies not affiliated with us. Linked websites may have their own privacy policies, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. We are not responsible for the content of any websites that are not affiliated with us, any use of those websites, or the privacy practices of those websites.
Should you have any complaints regarding the use of Personal Information by us, you may contact us at the address below. If you are a resident of the EU, you have the right to lodge a complaint about the treatment of your Personal Information by contacting the data protection authorities in your home country.
1960 E. Grand Ave., Ste. 1050,
El Segundo, CA 90245
Phone: (310) 643-3030
Attn: Data Protection Officer