Last updated on 1 December 2021.
HTEC GROUP is highly aware and understands that privacy is of great importance to you, so we take personal data protection very seriously.
|When we say consent, we mean your explicit consent on the processing of your Personal Data. Explicit consent means that the data subject must give an express statement of consent. Persons who are 15 years of age or older may give free consent to the processing of their personal data.|
|When we say Data Processors, we mean any natural or legal person who processes Personal Data on behalf of HTEC GROUP as data controller. We may use the services of various service providers in order to process your Personal Data more effectively.|
|When we say Data Subject or You, we mean any natural person who shares their Personal Data with us.|
|When we say processing, we mean any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.|
|When we say Service, we mean making available any content by us on Website. Service does not include services that HTEC GROUP otherwise provides without the use of Website.|
Your Personal Data may be collected and received in several ways:
Data we collect about you may be divided into three groups:
Information You Provide
Name and E-mail
If you contact us via the Contact page on our Website or at any other e-mail address available on Website, we will ask you to leave your name and e-mail address.
In order to subscribe for receiving FastForward stories from us, it will be necessary to share with us your e-mail address.
In case you contact us via Contact page on our Website or at any other e-mail address available at our Website, we may receive additional information about you, such as business address, your profession, company on behalf you are getting in touch with us, country in which the company is based and content of the messages or attachments you may send us, or any other information you decide to share with us.
These rules only apply to personal data about individuals, they do not govern data about companies or other legal entities. However, the information in relation to one-person companies may constitute personal data where it allows the identification of a natural person. The rules also apply to all personal data relating to natural persons in the course of professional activity, such as the employees of a company/organization, business e-mail addresses like “email@example.com” or employee’s business telephone number.
In case you decide to submit an application for a working position at HTEC GROUP via the Careers page, we will ask you to send your Cover Letter and CV to our e-mail address. During the application process for any of the opened working positions at HTEC GROUP, we may require additional information regarding your professional life, which can be relevant for your future working position.
All Personal Data that you provide to us must be true, complete and accurate, and you must notify us on any changes to such Personal Data.
Information we collect automatically when you use Website
We use analytic tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for our Website. These tools collect information sent by your device or our Website, including the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists us in improving our Website. We collect and use this analytics information with analytics information from other users so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify any particular individual user.
Your Usage Data
We collect and record data and sessions about how you are accessing and using Website. Such information may include Personal Data.
Mobile Device Data
We collect limited data from your mobile device in order to provide the best performance of our Website and analyze our performance. Such data includes your mobile device type, mobile device ID, and the date and time stamps of Website use. In addition, we deploy tracking technologies within Website to help us gather aggregate, non-personal statistics.
Personal data we collect about you from third parties
In some cases, we may obtain your personal data without you giving us such data directly.
If you apply for a working position at HTEC GROUP, we may obtain information about you:
|DATA WE COLLECT||PURPOSE|
Name, e-mail address.
Additional data you decide to share with us
|Providing our Services, responding to your inquiries|
We collect your Personal Data in order to:
● respond to the inquiries you sent us via Contact page on our Website or any other e-mail address available on our Website,
● respond to you regarding the rest of your requests addressed to us, or when expressing an interest in obtaining information about us or our products, services and Services,
● provide our Services to you.
Processing is necessary for the performance of Agreement or to enter into such an Agreement with you, as well as to respond to all your questions or requests regarding the use of our Website.
Your name and e-mail.
|Sending personalized offers and monitoring of your behavior|
When sending us an inquiry, you may agree to the monitoring of your behavior patterns by HTEC GROUP and sending you personalized offers on products and services based on the behavior patterns observed by us. This means that you may give us your consent to process data about your past inquiries and/or interaction on our Website, and send you information about other products we believe you might be interested in based on that information.
Processing is based on your consent. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing based on consent prior to such withdrawal. You may unsubscribe from receiving personalized offers and monitoring of your behavior. If you wish to do so, simply follow the instructions found at the end of each e-mail. We may use your email for this purpose until you unsubscribe.
|FastForward stories sharing|
If you decide to subscribe for receiving FastForward stories, we will collect your e-mail address. This way, we can share our stories with you.
Processing is based on your consent. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing based on consent prior to such withdrawal. You may unsubscribe from receiving FastForward stories from us. If you wish to do so, simply follow the instructions found at the end of the email you received after signing up for FastForward.
|Join our discussions on emerging businesses, leadership and disruption.|
If you decide to subscribe for joining our discussions, we will collect your e-mail address. This way, we can enable you to join discussions on emerging businesses, leadership and disruption.
Processing is based on your consent. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing based on consent prior to such withdrawal. You may unsubscribe from receiving invites for joining our discussions. If you wish to do so, simply follow the instructions found at the end of the email you received after subscribing for the discussions.
Name, e-mail address, and any additional Personal Data contained in your Cover Letter and CV.
|Processing your application for opened working positions|
After you send us your application, which you submit by sending an inquiry at firstname.lastname@example.org, we will need to examine it in order to determine whether you fulfil our requirements as a candidate.
Technical Data and Mobile Service Data
|Managing and improving our Website, analyzing the use of Website, improving our Services|
Information we collect automatically are used to:
● manage and operate our Website,
● improve usability and performance of Website, by keeping it updated and relevant,
● analyze the use of Website and measure interests of visitors of our Website,
● ensuring that content on Website is presented most effectively for you and your computer or mobile device.
Your consent – unless providing Personal Data is necessary to provide a Service or part thereof, provision of your Personal Data is not a statutory or a contractual requirement and you may refuse to disclose any data.
You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing based on consent prior to such withdrawal.
We do not process Personal Data outside the specified purposes, and, particularly, we do not:
Our Website is not intended for children, and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children. If you are under the age of 15, please do not provide any personal information about yourself to us. If we detect that we have collected personal information from a person under the age of 15, such information will be deleted promptly. If you believe we have collected personal information from a person under the age of 15, please contact us at email@example.com.
Your Personal Data will be used only for purposes we collected it for, and only when we have a reasonable and lawful reason to do so.
In order to achieve the highest level of Personal Data security, our staff is legally bound by the professional secret. Furthermore, we use all legal, technical and organizational measures to prevent any disclosed information is revealed outside the legal purpose for which was collected.
We do not keep your Personal Data longer than the time it takes to fulfil the purpose for which is collected, or no longer than the time for which we have your consent.
In determining data retention periods, we take into consideration local laws, contractual obligations, and the expectations and requirements of our customers and suppliers. When we no longer need personal information, or when you request us to delete your information, where this is legal, we will securely delete or destroy it in accordance with the applicable law and our internal policies.
For example, if you unsubscribe from FastForward, your Personal Data will be erased automatically.
If you have submitted your application for a working position in our company by sending your Cover letter and CV via firstname.lastname@example.org, we will erase your Personal Data maximum within a year after your application has been received unless you become one of our team members.
The performance of certain processing activities requires the engagement of external processors. HTEC GROUP uses information audits to identify, categorize and make records of all Personal Data that is processed outside of the company – that way, all the information, processing activities, processor, and legal basis are recorded, reviewed, and easily accessible.
Such external processing includes (but is not limited to):
We may be legally required to share certain information, including your Personal Data, with e.g., public authorities or governmental bodies; in such case, we will not require your further consent in order to share your Personal Data in such circumstances.
HTEC GROUP reserves the right to transfer any personal data we have about you in the event of selling or transferring all or a portion of our business or assets (this also refers to any kind of reorganization, dissolution or liquidation).
These are the categories of processors and sub-processors with whom we share your Personal Data:
|CATEGORIES OF PROCESSORS||INDUSTRY||SEAT|
|Providers of e-mail services based on Cloud||E-mail / Cloud services||States of the members of the HTEC GROUP|
|Companies providing analytics, tracking and advertising services||Advertising analytics services||States of the members of the HTEC GROUP|
|Companies providing marketing services|
|Marketing services||States of the members of the HTEC GROUP|
As a Data Subject whose Personal Data we hold, you have the following rights:
right to be informed about collecting and using your Personal Data,
right to access the Personal Data we hold about you,
right to have your Personal Data rectified if any of them is incomplete or inaccurate,
right to be forgotten, i.e., the right to ask us to delete or dispose of any of your Personal Data that we have,
right to the restriction of processing of your Personal Data,
|right to data portability, in case you have provided your Personal Data to us and that data is processed using automated means, your right is to ask us for a copy of that Personal Data, as well as to to have those data transmitted to a third-party data controller,|
right to object to using your Personal Data for a particular purpose.
To exercise these rights, please contact us at email@example.com.
We use appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect Personal Data that we collect and process. The measures we use are designed to provide a level of security appropriate to the risk of processing your Personal Data.
However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security or confidentiality.
We may transfer your personal data to countries other than the one you reside in. We maintain appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure an appropriate level of security in respect of all personal data we process. We always make sure that such transfer is made:
If you have any questions about security on our Website or the protective measures, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If we have your e-mail address, we may send you the notice of these changes.