Privacy Policy

Who is the data controller?

The responsible for the processing of personal data is:
Peakside Capital Advisors GmbH
Bockenheimer Landstraße 47
60325 Frankfurt am Main

Who is our Data Protection Officer?

Our External data protection officer is:
Verimax GmbH
Warndtstr. 115
66127 Saarbrücken
Mr. Michael Grein
Tel. +49 (0) 89 800 6578-25
Fax. +49 (0) 89 800 6578-29

What is the purpose of processing and the legal basis for it?

The purposes for processing personal data may be:
- To establish business relationship;
- To ensure its business continuity;
- To process the data subjects’ requests;
- To manage risks and litigations.

The purposes above are based on at least one of the following legal basis:
- ​Necessity for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is a party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract;
- Necessity for compliance with legal obligations to which Peakside is subject;
- Necessity for the purposes of the legitimate interests of Peakside;
- The data subject has given consent to the processing of their personal data for one or more specific purposes.

Who are the recipients of personal data?

Depending on the enumerated purposes, Peakside may share the personal data to the following categories of recipients, if required:
- subcontractors, business partners and experts;
- processors and sub-processors such as IT suppliers (including systems administrators, cloud services providers, hosting providers, etc.);
- other Peakside entities;
- Peakside’s external counsels;
- supervisory bodies or public authorities.

What categories of data are collected?

Depending on the necessity, Peakside may process the following categories of personal data:

Name, surname, email address, address, position, company, identity documentation information, birthdate, gender, transactional data, IP address, etc.

Is there data transfer to third countries?

Peakside transfers personal data within the European Union, the EEA countries and such which provide adequate level of protection for personal data as decided by the European Commission.

What is the storage period of the personal data?

The subject’s personal data shall be kept for a period no longer than necessary taking into account the purpose for which it has been collected.

What are the data subject’s rights?

With the limitations provided under the General Data Protection Regulation, each data subject has the following rights:
- Access, rectification and erasure of their personal data or restriction of processing or object to processing as well as data portability.
- In the case that the data processing is based on consent, it can be withdrawn at any time, which does not affect the lawfulness of the processing before such withdrawal might occur.
- The right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority at the territory of the European Union.

Complaints can be lodged with the Hessen supervisory data protection authority at:

Der Hessische Datenschutzbeauftragte
Postfach 31 63, 65021 Wiesbaden or
Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 1, 65189 Wiesbaden

You may lodge your complaint to any other supervisory authority in Germany or the EU, as the General Data Protection Regulation does not restrict the possible supervisory authorities.