Privacy Policy

What personal data does Tarsh Consulting collect?

The data we collect includes names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers and other information such as your IP address, geographical location, browser, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views, navigation paths and usage of our service.

What is this personal data used for?

We use this personal data for the legitimate interest of conducting our business, which includes the promotion of ourselves, our clients and their business. One typical activity is disseminating news to journalists and others. We may also process your data to improve the operation of our website and/or the way we disseminate information.

Who is personal data shared with?

Personal data may be shared with clients or suppliers for the purposes of distributing news releases, analysing communications activity or undertaking other promotional activity consistent with our business, as a communications consultancy.

Where does this data come from?

We collect this data directly from our various stakeholders, from publicly available sources including the internet, from commercial sources, such as database services to which we have subscriptions and from our own research activities.

How is the data stored?

Most of our data, including our media lists, is stored in digital form on computers and as such, it is generally protected via at least one password-protected logon.

Who is responsible for ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations?

Under the GDPR, we do not have a statutory requirement to have a data protection officer.  The person who is responsible for ensuring that Tarsh Consulting discharges its obligations under the GDPR is David Tarsh who will maintain a record of any data breaches and notify the ICO and any members affected as may be necessary in accordance with our legal obligations.

Who has access to your data?

Employees, Associates and occasionally clients of Tarsh Consulting have access to stakeholders’ data in order for them to carry out their legitimate tasks.  They are not free to pass it on to any other organisation or person.

What is the legal basis for collecting this data?

Tarsh Consulting collects personal data that is necessary for the legitimate conduct of its business as a communications consultancy.

How can you check what data we have about you?

If any stakeholder or other person wants to see the basic data we hold, they can ask to see it via David Tarsh.

Does Tarsh Consulting collect any special data?

The GDPR refers to sensitive personal data as special categories of personal data.  Tarsh Consulting does not collect any such data.

How can you ask for data to be removed, limited or corrected?

Please contact David Tarsh to make any updates to your data or if you want it removed.  If it is removed, you will no longer receive any communications from Tarsh Consulting.