Enterprise Ventures Limited is committed to keeping your information private. By ‘your information’ we mean information about you that you or third parties provide to us. For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Enterprise Ventures Limited, Preston Technology Management Centre, Marsh Lane, Preston, PR1 8UQ.

Information we collect

Personal information about you may be collected and used for the purposes of: verifying your information; assessing your funding application and financial risk (including undertaking appropriate reference checks, analysis of your information by our advisers and performing other usual checks required to assess applications for investment in your business); preventing and detecting crime; compliance with appropriate governmental and non-governmental regulators or ombudsmen; and providing funding to your business.

IP addresses and cookies

The Enterprise Ventures website does not store or capture personal information, but merely logs the user’s IP address which is automatically recognised by the web server. We do not use cookies for collecting user information from this site and we will not collect any information about you except that required for system administration of the web server.

Information submitted via the enquiry form will only be used by Enterprise Ventures Limited and will not be passed to any third party without your prior written consent.

The privacy policy only covers the Enterprise Ventures website – other links within this site to any other websites are not covered by this policy.

Where we store your personal information

Please note that the information that you provide to Enterprise Ventures is processed and held on computer systems and files of the Enterprise Ventures group of companies. This may include companies, offices or data centres outside the European Economic Area. All Enterprise Ventures group companies maintain the same levels of data protection, confidentiality and security. In certain cases your information may be passed to companies who process data on behalf of Enterprise Ventures’ advisers, financial intermediaries and credit reference agencies with which Enterprise Ventures works. Once we have received your information, we may store it both in hard copy paper form and/or electronically. Where Enterprise Ventures passes data to third parties, Enterprise Ventures ensures that appropriate organisational and security measures are in place.