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South Pole ("we") are committed to protecting your personal information.
For our site to work effectively, we may collect and process the following data about you:
1.1 Your Information
When you register to download documents such as research papers or case studies from our site, we require you to provide your first name, last name, organisation and e-mail address.
1.2 Other information we receive about you
We also receive other types of information about you:
We may undertake research using publicly available information to identify and inform appropriate professional approaches to individuals and companies who have a commitment or interest in our products and services. South Pole has a legitimate interest in seeking committed companies for its products.
We use the information we receive about you in connection with the Services:
Your information is yours and we will never share it with advertisers.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries. We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) gives you the right to access certain information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act.
Our site allows you to connect with third party sites, such as Facebook and Twitter to share contents and pages. If you use any of these sites, please note that they will have their own privacy policies, which are entirely outside of our control. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for such policies. Please check these policies carefully before you submit any personal data to such sites.
You may opt out of receiving information from us by email or post.
To exercise your choices, unsubscribe using the link in our emails or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may request a copy of the information held about you by writing to:
Tel + 41 43 501 35 50