Created: 24th May 2018
Last updated: 1st July 2021
Croud Inc Ltd., Croud Inc. and Croud Australia Pty. Ltd. (“Croud”) respects your rights to privacy and to personal data protection, and is committed to protecting these through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website located at croud.com (“Website”) and our practices for collecting, using, keeping, protecting, and disclosing that information.
This policy applies to information we collect:
It does not apply to information:
Please read this text carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. Privacy choices are available to you on our privacy options sidebar. If, despite the privacy choices available to you, you do not agree with our policies and practices, your remaining choice is not to use our Website. By accessing or using our Website, and by consenting to our processing of your personal data (in relation to “The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679”) you agree to our collection, use, disclosure, retention, and protection of your personal data as described in this policy.
We may change this policy on one or more occasions. Where this change of policy includes a change to the purpose for processing your personal data, we will seek to renew your consent for that personal data processing. Where the purpose for processing your personal data remains unchanged, we will not seek to renew your consent for our processing of your personal data (we will continue to offer privacy choices on the privacy options sidebar and we will consider your continued use of the Website after we make changes to this policy as your acceptance of the changes. Please check the policy frequently for updates.
We may collect several types of information from and about users of our Website or service, including personal data:
We collect this information:
Information you provide to us online
The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
Information we collect through automatic data collection technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include: cookies or other local storage and web beacons (or “pixels,” on the Website and including in our emails).
We may use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, on the grounds of the contract between us, legal obligation, your vital interests, or the public interests. The reason for this processing of your personal data may include
We may also use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us with your consent, which is given in relation to a purpose. That purpose may include
We may also use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us on the grounds of our legitimate interests. The reason for this processing of your personal data may include
These purposes require that we store personal data for 36 months. We delete it after that time, except where it is renewed by your direct contact with Croud.
If you do not want us to use your information in these ways, then email [email protected] to let us know. In relation to emails you may receive from Croud, where your subscription to a Croud marketing list has caused you to receive the email, you can remove yourself from the marketing list by using the unsubscribe link that you’ll find in the email itself. For more information, see “What choices do you have about how we use and disclose your information?”
The information we collect automatically is grouped by its purpose into one of three categories, either:
Automatic data collection for operating the website
Operating the Website includes for the purposes of:
Automatic data collection for measurement
Measurement includes for the purposes of:
Measurement rarely involves the study of any individual, but statistical techniques in measurement do rely on personal data.
Automatic data collection for advertising
Advertising includes for the purposes of collecting information about your online activities on the Website and across third-party websites or other online services so that:
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
We may also disclose your personal data:
Croud uses these processors as partners in processing your personal data
Relationships with our clients and customers
The Operation of the Website
We strive to provide you with choices about the personal data you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
With respect to the UK and EU GDPR, you have a right to review and correct, export and delete the personal data about you processed by Croud. We’ll be happy to accommodate your request if you begin by emailing us: [email protected]. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
That email address is also ready to receive any other request in relation to privacy, personal data, and data protection and security: [email protected].
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorised access, use, change, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on secure technology.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information over the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal data transmitted to our Website. Any transmission you make of personal data is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
By using the Website and our services, your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in and between the United Kingdom, the United States of America, the European Union and any other country or region of the World.
Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that you can set in your browser. DNT is a way for you to signal to websites and services that you do not want certain information about your webpage visits collected over time and across websites or online services. We are committed to providing you with meaningful choices about the information we collect and that is why we provide you with choices including those on the privacy options sidebar. But we do not guarantee any recognition or response to any DNT signals as internet industry consensus is still being sought on the meaning and usefulness of the DNT browser setting, and how to interpret its signal. For more information about DNT signals, you may visit www.allaboutdnt.com.
The Website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Website and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personal data.
For EEA Residents: Please contact our EU Representative at [email protected]. Alternatively, they can be reached by post (The DPO Centre, Alexandra House, 3 Ballsbridge Park, Dublin, D04C 7H2) or +353 1 631 9460. www.dpocentre.com.