Ascendia collects and uses personal information such as, but not limited to names, company names and positions, contact details and business interests (collectively, ‘Personal Information’) to operate and improve its website and deliver the services or carry out the transactions requested by its customers. Any Personal Information collected shall also form part of Ascendia’s database of customers and/or partners, as the case may be. Ascendia shall rely on and use such Personal Information to communicate with its customers regarding company updates and/or our product and service offerings. The user hereby agrees that Ascendia may from time to time communicate with it.
Personal information collected by Ascendia may be stored and processed in South Africa or in any other country in which Ascendia or its subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities. Ascendia shall take all necessary measures to protect the confidentiality of any Personal Information collected from its customers and partners. It shall also ensure that any Personal Information collected shall be utilized by it or by its subsidiaries or agents strictly for business purposes.
Except for disclosure to its subsidiaries or agents, Ascendia shall not disclose any Personal Information provided by its clients and partners to third parties unless it has obtained the prior consent of the customer or partner concerned. In no case shall Ascendia sell, rent or lease any Personal Information to third parties.