Privacy Policy

Riversand Technologies Inc., including its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively referred to as “Riversand Technologies Inc.” or “our” or “we”), is strongly committed to respect your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes our privacy practices regarding personal data collected through our website.

Any questions regarding our Privacy Practices should be directed to the Data Privacy Officer (details provided in the Contacts section below).

PERSONAL DATA COLLECTION AND USE

1. Personal Data Collected Automatically

Our website collects and stores certain information automatically. The information collected is as follows:

  1. Internet protocol (IP) addresses, the region or general location where your computer or device is accessing the internet, device type used to access the website, browser type, operating system and other information about the usage of Riversand’s website, including a history of the pages you view. This is typically done to recognize your device, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics to enable us in providing better user experience to you in your future visits to this website.
  2. Riversand Technologies Inc’s website also uses cookies and web beacons. Riversand Technologies Inc. has enabled personalized advertisements based on your interests, using information made available when you interact with our website. Personalized or targeted ads are displayed based on your activities on Riversand Technologies Inc. and Third-party websites which includes but is not limited to visiting the website and interacting with content provided in the website. Cookies are used to enable us to learn what actions you perform in the website. These ads are displayed on external websites unaffiliated to Riversand Technologies Inc. To know more about our use of cookies, please see our Cookies Privacy Policy.

2. Personal Data Collected From You

We directly collect from you, the personal data in following ways:

  1. By entering information to Contact Us, we collect your name, email address, country of residence, phone number, job title, company you represent and details of the inquiry to enable us to respond to a general/business inquiry made by you on behalf of your company.
  2. By entering information to Apply for this position under careers page, we collect your name, email address, address details and phone number enable us to contact or respond you for the employment purposes.
  3. You provide us information during registrations. In order to send you our newsletters, other news alerts that you may have subscribed to and webinars, we ask for your name, phone number, designation, email address and company you represent. Please note that we may also be collecting any information that you may have mentioned in any communication/email that you send to us after registering with us.
  4. You provide us your email address when subscribing and unsubscribe through writing us using email address to privacy@riversand.com mentioning “I want to opt-out and providing your subscribed email id”. The preference centre keeps track of your communication preferences (over email) and areas of interest (such as receiving newsletters and/or webinar mailers) that you may have either opted into or opted out of.

We process the received information only to pursue our legitimate business interests, respond to your queries, establish communication with prospective clients (whom you represent) and to enhance user experience.

You also have the option to subscribe/opt-in to receive newsletters, new alerts and marketing content. You can always opt-out of such options using our blog or click the “unsubscribe/opt-out” link at the bottom of an email newsletter. Riversand Technologies Inc. shall adhere to your preferences.

3. Security

Riversand Technologies Inc., its subsidiaries and group companies and their branches (“Riversand”) has implemented adequate technical and organizational safeguards, in line with industry standards to ensure the security of personal data, including the prevention of the alteration, loss, damage, unauthorized processing or access, of such personal data. Riversand appreciates the sensitive nature of the personal data, and the risks to which such personal data is exposed by virtue of human action and the physical or natural environment.

The key security measures to keep your personal data secure and confidential, including and not limited to:

  1. Limiting the access of employees to such personal data.
  2. Ensuring that such access is on a strictly need to know basis, such as to respond to an inquiry or request.
  3. Enforcing strict disciplinary action on employees who misuse such personal data.

4. Transfers Of Personal Data

We are part of an international group of companies and, as such, transfer personal data concerning you to countries outside the European Union (EU) and California. Please https://www.riversand.com/contact/ to see list of our companies within our corporate group.

We transfer personal data between our subsidiaries and affiliated entities and delivery centres for the purposes explained above.

Your personal data is stored in cloud-based database management services that Riversand Technologies Inc. engages, located within and outside EU and California.

Where we transfer personal data outside of the EU and California, we either transfer personal data to countries that provide an adequate level of protection (as determined by the European Commission and California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)) or we have appropriate safeguards in place. Appropriate safeguards to cover these transfers are in the form of standard contractual/data protection clauses adopted by the European Commission.

Riversand Technologies Inc. does not provide any personal information to advertisers that display the personalized ads. Advertisers may provide us information about you (such as the sites where you have been shown ads) that we may use to provide you more relevant and useful advertising. Advertisers use technology to serve the ads that appear on our sites directly to your browser. They may use cookies to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize ad content.

5. Personal Data Retention

Riversand will

  1. Keep all personal data for as long as is reasonably necessary taking into consideration Riversand’s need to answer queries or resolve problems, or any other purpose outlined above or to comply with legal requirements under applicable law(s). This means that Riversand may retain your personal data for a reasonable period after, for example, the end of the contract with the client you represent, or after your query has been addressed. After this period, your personal data will be deleted from all Riversand systems.
  2. Honor your request to have your personal data deleted at any time. You may always choose to opt-out by writing to us at privacy@Riversand.com.

6. Data Subject / Consumer Rights 

You have a right to:

  1. Request access to your personal data and request details of the processing activities conducted by Riversand Technologies Inc. its subsidiaries, group companies or branches
  2. Request that your personal data is rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete
  3. Request erasure of your personal data.
  4. Request restriction of the processing of your personal data by Riversand.
  5. Object to the processing of your personal data.
  6. Receive your personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format in certain circumstances.
  7. Lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority.
  8. Object to, and not to be subject to a decision based solely on, automated processing (including profiling), which produces legal effects or significantly affects you.
  9. Withdraw any consent you may have provided to us at any time by contacting us.
  10. Right to Opt-out/Right to opt-out from selling of personal data (Riversand do not sell the personal data of client, employees, contractors or any other personal data in any circumstances).
  11. Right to disclosure of data to third parties

To exercise the rights outlined above in respect of your personal data you may also our privacy team officer privacy@riversand.com

7. Selling Of Personal Information

Riversand do not sell the personal data of client, employees, contractors or any other personal data in any circumstances.

8. Under-age Information

Our websites deliver business-related content and are specifically aimed at and designed for use by adults. We do not knowingly solicit or collect information from or about individuals under the age of 18 years.

9. External Website Links

This site contains links that may lead you to other sites. Be careful when accessing these links, as Riversand is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other Websites.

10. Changes To Our Privacy Policy

This privacy policy was last updated 15th June 2020 and we will notify you of changes we may make to this privacy policy, where required however we would recommend that you look back at this policy from time to time to check for any updates.

11. Our Contact Details

Riversand Technologies Inc. is the controller of data for the purposes of GDPR and CCPA. If you have any concerns as to how your data is processed, you can contact our Data Protection officer DPO@riversand.com