Our mission is to help companies attract, hire and retain amazing leadership candidates. It is, therefore, a core part of our service that information you submit through the our platform be made available to other Users (e.g. companies looking to build their executive teams).
Startup Lane Ltd ("Startup Lane") respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it in accordance with applicable laws and using generally-accepted industry practices.
If you have any questions or concerns about Startup Lane’s collection and use of your Personal Information, please contact us using the contact details provided in the "How to reach out" section.
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data). We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together as follows:
Identity Data includes first name, last name, email address, address, date of birth, telephone number.
Contact Data includes address, email address and telephone number.
Engagement Data includes details about how you use our platform, jobs that you have seen, applied for and/or are interviewing for, feedback about your progress in relation to job applications, and messages that you send to and/or receive from recruiters on our platform.
Profile Data includes your username and password, your interests, preferences and feedback, languages that you speak, your education and work history (including details of roles, projects and your salary (if you choose to provide it)), and your job search preferences.
Usage Data includes information about how you use our website, products and services.
Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preferences.
We may use the information that we collect about you and from you, including Personal Information, for the following purposes:
We seek to improve your experience with our Website. As a result, we will analyse data we collect about your use of the Website
If you request more information about our products, we will contact you using the information you provide us. We may also send you information about products and services that may be of interest to you, with your prior opt-in consent where required by applicable law.
We may anonymise and/or aggregate data collected through our Platform and to create statistics that may be used for any purpose, provided that such statistics do not identify any customers or individuals or contain any Personal Information.
To register you as a new customer and allow you to access our website and services and make suggestions and recommendations to you about roles and companies that may be of interest to you.
We may send you direct marketing communications if you have opted in to receive marketing, or if you have requested information from us or purchased services from us and you have not opted out of receiving that marketing.
You may opt-out of our marketing communications as described in the Opt-out of marketing section below.
We retain Personal Information we collect from you where we have an ongoing legitimate business need to do so (for example, to provide you with a service you have requested or to comply with applicable legal, tax or accounting requirements).
When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your Personal Information, we will either delete or anonymise it or, if this is not possible (for example, because your Personal Information has been stored in backup archives), then we will securely store your Personal Information and isolate it from any further processing until deletion is possible.
When processing your personal data as described above, we may share your personal data with the parties set out below:
Third party employers that use our website and services to select and recruit candidates. Those third parties will process any personal data that we provide to them as data controllers.
Service providers acting as processors who provide IT, software and/or system administration services.
Professional advisers acting as processors including our lawyers, bankers, auditors and insurers who provide us with consultancy, banking, legal, insurance and accounting services.
When required by law or regulation, HM Revenue & Customs, regulators and other authorities acting as processors or joint controllers.
Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data. These rights are to:
=> Request access to your personal data.
=> Request correction of your personal data.
=> Request erasure of your personal data.
=> Object to processing of your personal data.
=> Request restriction of processing your personal data.
=> Request transfer of your personal data.
=> Right to withdraw consent.
If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please contact us or our representative using the contact details set out above.
Startup Lane, Ltd
71-75 Shelton Street, London
We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month.