SC Risk Consulting Limited is a Risk & Security Consultancy registered in England, with company registration number 13651834, whose registered address is 130 Old Street, London EC1V 9BD and whose website is
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SC Risk Consulting Limited is a data controller of data collected directly from individuals and will process said information in line with applicable data protection laws including without limitation the Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR. Any enquiries relating to what we do with your data should be addressed to
Information we may collect, store and process:
We may collect, use, store and transfer the following information about you:
- Identity Data – for example, your first name, last name, username or similar identifier, date of birth and gender
- Contact Data – for example, your email address or telephone number
- Demographic Data – for example, postcode, preferences and interests
- Other information that you may provide in any message you send to us via this website
- Technical Data – such as details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access, IP address, login data, browser type and version, browser plug-in types and versions and other technology on the devices you use to access this website
Use of Data:
We will only use your personal data for purposes permitted by law. This will usually be:
- to provide our services to you
- to maintain our business relationship, where you are a potential subcontractor for one of our clients
- to provide you with information that you have specifically requested
- to deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you
- where relevant, to meet legal, regulatory and compliance requirements
- where relevant, for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims
- to protect the rights, property, or safety of SC Risk Consulting Limited, our clients, or others
Where required for the purpose for which the personal information was initially supplied by you, personal information may be shared with SC Risk Consulting Limited’s affiliates and associated companies as well as third party service providers who perform services or functions on our behalf, under the protections required under data protection or other applicable law.
The Legal Basis for Processing your Personal Information:
Under the data protection law, the main grounds that SC Risk Consulting Limited will rely upon in order to process your personal information are the following:
- Necessary for entering into, or performing, a contract
- Necessary for compliance with a legal or regulatory obligation
- Necessary for the purposes of legitimate interests and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests
– Generally, we do not rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your personal data other than in relation to sending third party direct marketing communications to you via email or text message. You have the right to withdraw consent to marketing at any time by contacting us at
The security and protection of personal information supplied to is of the highest importance and concern to SC Risk Consulting Limited.
You have certain rights in relation to personal information we hold about you. Details of these rights and how to exercise them are set out below. We will require evidence of your identity before we are able to act on your request.
Right to Access
You have the right at any time to ask us for a copy of your personal information we hold. Where we have good reason, and if applicable data protection law permits, we can refuse your request for a copy of your personal information, or certain elements of the request (for example, if we would also be disclosing third party personal data). If we refuse your request or any element of it, we will provide you with our reasons for doing so.
Right to Rectification
If personal information we hold about you is not accurate, out of date or incomplete, you have a right to have the data rectified, updated or completed. Therefore, please advise us of any changes to your information.
Right to Erasure
In certain circumstances, you have the right to request that personal information we hold about you is erased e.g. if the information is no longer necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or processed or our processing of the information is based on your consent (which you wish to withdraw) and there are no other legal grounds on which we may process the information.
Right to object to direct marketing
SC Risk Consulting Limited does not process personal information outside of contractual requirements and does not share personal information with any third party for marketing purposes
Right to Object to Automated Decision-Making
SC Risk Consulting Limited does not undertake automated decision-making processes.
Right of Data Portability
In certain instances, you have a right to receive any personal information that we hold about you in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format.
Most of the above rights are subject to limitations and exceptions. We will provide reasons if we are unable to comply with any request for the exercise of your rights.
Any personal information you submit to us will be retained for the period necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was collected or, where the information is required for longer, in accordance with our data retention policies. However, you may always ask us to permanently erase your information and in certain circumstances you have a legal right to require such erasure (see above).
Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
SC Risk Consulting Limited will not share any personal information collected with third parties unless required by law, required to enable the fulfilment of the purpose for which the personal information was originally supplied or as otherwise set out in this policy. SC Risk Consulting Limited may transfer all or part of its business in the circumstances of a merger or sale of part or all of its business. In such circumstances personal information which you supply may be transferred but this will be only in circumstances where the acquiring company has agreed to the same standards and terms of privacy as are set out in this policy. SC Risk Consulting Limited remains liable to you in respect of its obligations concerning your personal data in cases of onward transfers to third parties.
If you are unhappy about our use of your personal information, you can contact us at [email protected] You also have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (). We would however appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO, so please contact us in the first instance.
Data Processed During Provision of Services
Personal data obtained and processed in the course of providing client services will typically include a summary of the individual’s profile or reputation in the market.
The data will be collected for the purpose of providing due diligence reports to our clients. The lawful bases under applicable data protection law for such data processing will vary depending on the nature of the data and the project, but will include:
a) being necessary for the purpose of our or our client’s legitimate interests. These interests may include ensuring that the client does not take actions that could result in legal liability, reputational impact or other adverse effects;
b) being necessary for the prevention or detection of an unlawful act;
c) being necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of a legal claim;
d) because the data has been manifestly made public by the data subject.
The sources of the data include public record research, human source enquiries, interviews with subjects and associates / colleagues and information provided to us by our client.
Third parties with whom we may share such data include our client who commissioned the work and its advisers who have, themselves, a lawful basis for processing the data, and our subcontractors who are involved in gathering the information.
Individuals whose data is processed during the course of our client services have the same rights as all other data subjects. Please see above for details, and the Contact section below for details of how to exercise your rights.
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