U-Start Club is a leading elite group of investors with a deep passion for innovation and venture capital investments.
The Club provides access and constant exposure to innovation globally and drives family offices and HNWIs in the digital and tech space in a more holistic, strategic and conscious way.
Being a Club Members means not just having the opportunity to invest in the most innovative business opportunities but also to become more familiar with Venture Capital dynamics and trends and to establish long-term relationships with each other, in a relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere.
The essence of the Club lies in the union of these three pillars:
U-Start is continuously sourcing the best deals in the market for the U-Start Club Members.
U-Start Club provides to its members the tools to build a strong knowledge of the venture capital investment dynamics and industry trends throughout the Academy, business trips and monthly magazines.
U-Start Club involves investors from different regions fostering the exchange of ideas, experiences and business opportunities during networking events and leisure activities.
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Get a closer look at our latest news, a quick update on the U-Start Club portfolio companies and a little taste of contents on the Venture Capital world coming from our blog.
Last Update: July 2018
U-Start SA (“U-Start” or “we”, “us”, “our”) commits to protect and respect your privacy and to provide you with all required information concerning the processing of personal data that we collect about you or that you provide us, in compliance with the relevant applicable data protection laws, both European and Italian.
YOUR INFORMATION SUBJECT TO COLLECTION AND PROCESSING
1. Information that you provide to us directly
You may provide us with data about yourself such as your name and surname, email address, telephone number, professional information (i.e. if you are an investor or an entrepreneur) and any other personal information that you choose to share with us in one or more of the following ways:
2. Navigation data
Every time you visit our Website the following data will be gathered automatically:
Navigation information is not collected with the primary aim of identifying users, however due to its very nature it may allow for the identification of users.
PURPOSES OF PROCESSING
Personal data will be processed for the following purposes:
PROVISION OF INFORMATION AND REFUSAL OF PROCESSING BY THE DATA SUBJECT
You are always free to decide whether to provide your personal data. However, any refusal to provide the information necessary for navigation purposes on our Website may make activities closely connected and instrumental to navigation impossible. Any refusal to provide personal data requested at the section “Contact Us” may make difficult (where not impossible) to get back to your requests.
DATA PROCESSING AND RETENTION
The processing will be carried out using automated and manual means, with methods and tools meant to guarantee the utmost security and privacy, by parties made responsible for this in compliance with the provisions of the relevant applicable laws, both European and Italian.
Unless we need to exercise or to defend one of our rights, your data will be stored for the time strictly necessary for us to respond to your requests, and in any case no longer than 3 years.
SHARING YOUR DATA
We may share your data with advisors and service providers who collaborate with us in order to ensure the correct performance of the Website and to allow you to interact with us and to access – through the personal area – all the information you may be interested in.
Such service providers will process your data according to our instructions and for the sole purposes you provide us your data for.
TRANSFER OF DATA OUTSIDE THE EEA
We may share your personal data with recipients located in countries outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”).
Any such transfer of your personal data will be carried out in compliance with applicable laws.
We will carry out all these international transfers in accordance with the mechanisms set out in Articles 44-50 of the Regulation 679/2016/EU (the “GDPR”), subject to appropriate or suitable safeguards as required by the GDPR or other relevant laws. As regards data transfers in Switzerland, your personal data are protected according to the relevant adequacy decision issued by the EU Commission.
RIGHTS OF THE DATA SUBJECT
In accordance with the provisions of GDPR and other applicable legislation of data protection, you have the following rights:
You may exercise your rights by contacting at the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you decide to contact us for these purposes, please provide your email address, name, address and/or telephone numbers in order to allow for the proper management of the request.
SOCIAL PLUG-INS AND RELATIONS WITH SOCIAL NETWORKS
Our web pages allow for interaction with social networks by means of sharing buttons and also may contain social network plug-ins (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, YouTube). If you access one of our web pages equipped with this type of plug-in, the web browser connects directly to the servers of the social network and the plug-in is displayed on the screen thanks to the connection with the browser. If a data subject who uses a social network visits our web pages while connected to a social account, his or her personal information may be associated with the social account. The information will also be associated with the social account if the plug-in functions are used.
As regards the methods of privacy protection and the processing of the personal information collected by those social networks to allow for the above-mentioned interaction, please refer to the pages of the individual social networks. If the user of our Website does not want to associate the visit to our web pages with a social account, he or she must log off from the social network before visiting them.
Please take note that if a service for interaction with social networks is installed, it is possible that, even if you are not using the service, they may collect traffic data relating to the pages on which it is installed.
Last update: July 2018
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