Ikano Insight is an independent marketing company that specialises in using customer data to grow businesses. We are genuinely solutions neutral, offering a diverse range of services from data-focused IT infrastructure, through analysis and strategy, as well as award-winning communications across every medium. We sum this up by saying we customise brands.
We have the highest levels of data security and storage. Ikano Insight are members of the ICO and our data centres are ISO 27001 accredited.
The Ikano Insight website complies with the principles of the Data Protection Act 2018 as well as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy Regulation (ePR).
Ikano Insight are Data Controllers for the data that we collect online, for job applications, for our clients, for prospect clients and for other data that Ikano Insight directly collect or are given. In terms of our relationships with our clients, Ikano Insight is often Data Processor due to the manner of work we carry out, while our clients will be Data Controller of their own customer data.
Use made of personal information
Personal information provided to Ikano Insight via the Ikano Insight website, emails and telephone calls will be used for the purposes outlined at the time of collection or registration.
In addition, personal information may be used for statistical analysis.
What information do we collect?
At times we may request that you voluntarily supply us with personal information. Generally, this information is requested when you want us to provide you with information or services. Alternatively, we may gather information such as your IP address information when you browse our website (please see the section on Cookies) or your online information through LinkedIn or similar sites if we believe your company may benefit from our services.
We may gather the following information about you:
IP Address (a unique identifier for your computer or other device)
Mobile device ID
Information provided by you in relation to submitting a job application to us (this may include sensitive personal information)
You may also choose to provide additional voluntary information in the course of your use of this website.
How do we use this information?
Personal data will be collected and processed by Ikano Insight for the following purposes:
For services requested, e.g. to provide you with information that you have requested (such as our monthly newsletter) or to respond to specific queries you may raise regarding Ikano Insight
Administration, e.g. to provide you with better ways of accessing information from this website, or to process and consider your job application
Marketing, advertising and promotions.
Processing personal data for the above purposes may entail sharing the information with employees, contractors, agents and professional advisors of Ikano Insight. However, written agreements exist between Ikano Insight and such parties that there must be no disclosure of such personal data.
We will ensure that any third parties who receive your personal information are required to keep it confidential. We may disclose personal information to third parties when we reasonably believe we are required by law, and in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual unlawful or otherwise prohibited activities, including, but not limited to, fraud.
Information is only held for as long as it is needed. Once it is no longer needed it is securely destroyed.
Where do we send your information?
Ikano Insight operate globally and therefore, when necessary, may transfer your personal information to countries outside of the country in which you accessed the website/ made your enquiry. We will, where necessary, put in place safeguards to ensure your information is protected. Any actions we take within Europe, we ensure are compliant under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
How long do we keep your information?
We will keep your information for a reasonable period, such as for the duration of the active contract between yourself and Ikano Insight. If you have signed up to the Ikano Insight newsletter then your data will be retained for up to 5 years. However if you wish to unsubscribe at any point in time, then your data will be removed from our records.
Registering for Ikano Insight communications
This website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from or about any person under the age of 16. If you are under 16 years old and wish to ask a question or use this site in any way which requires you to submit your personal information, please get your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf.
When completing an Ikano Insight application form for the e-newsletter, or when requesting a free data consultation or a call back from one of our experts, Ikano Insight will enter the email address and other information onto the Ikano Insight database to receive relevant Ikano Insight communications and marketing information via email. We use a CRM system for these operations. Preferences may be altered by contacting Ikano Insight on 020 7836 5656.
Use of data for direct marketing purposes
If you are contacted via Direct Marketing, this will occur only with your permission or express consent. For example, if you have typed and submitted your email address specifically to receive a call back from one of our data experts or to receive our email newsletter, then this is taken as permission to send you given newsletter/s or contact you via the email or phone number provided for a call back from one of data experts.
If you are contacted through the usage of third party data, your permission to be reached by third parties such as Ikano Insight when submitting your details is taken as consent.
If at any time users want to alter their preferences or would like Ikano Insight to stop sending such communications they should write to:
Ikano Insight Ltd., 1 Long Lane, Borough, London SE1 4PG
Or, click on the email unsubscribe link or email email@example.com
Processing and profiling your personal data
Ikano Insight may be required to process your personal data in order to verify your details are correct, ensure Unsubscribes are suppressed from campaigns, keep records of historical campaigns, or for other purposes set out in this Policy. We work with specific CRM systems that manage aspects of our CRM activity. These systems may need to process data that sits within them in order to keep activity and campaigns up-to-date.
When you use the Ikano Insight website, you may leave traces which, in particular when combined with unique identifiers and other information received by the servers, may be used to create profiles of the natural persons visiting the website.
Links to third party websites
Ikano Insight is not responsible for the privacy policies of third party websites, even if they are a client of Ikano Insight. Ikano Insight advises users to read the privacy policies of other websites before registering any personal data.
Ikano Insight holds your personal data in accordance with the security provisions of the UK data protection legislation and the GDPR.
If you have any questions about security please contact Ikano Insight on 020 7836 5656.
Notification of changes
The right to be informed:
The right of access:
You have the right to request copies of information that we hold about you at any and we will not charge for these requests unless they are unfounded or excessive. These requests will be processed within 1 month.
The right to erasure:
You can contact us to remove any of your data.
The right to restrict how we use your data:
You have the right to object to any using your data or restrict how we use it. This can apply to use of your data from a legitimate interest.
The right to data portability:
You have the right to request for your information to be moved or copied.
If, at any time, a user wants to contact us around any of rights listed above, they may write to:
Ikano Insight Ltd., 1 Long Lane, Borough, London, SE1 4PG
or call +44 (0) 20 7836 5656
Verification, updating or amendment of personal data should be completed within 1 month.
If you are not satisfied with the way a complaint is handled in relation to your data, you may be able to refer your complaint to the relevant data protection authority. For the UK, this is the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
The ICO’s contact details can be found on their website at https://ico.org.uk/.