This website privacy notice (the “Privacy Notice”) describes how IREIT Global Group Pte. Ltd. (“IREIT”) and its related corporations and business units in Singapore, including IREIT Global, a Singapore-listed real estate investment trust (the “REIT”, and together with IREIT, "we" or "us") treat information you may provide to us or that we may collect, including how we may use such information, how we protect the security of such information, and how you may change or request that we amend such information from our systems.
This includes any information relating to or associated directly with you (such as your name, title, email address or phone number) that is supplied to us in conjunction with your use or potential use of our website or in the context of our business activities, as well as information we generate regarding your use of the website ("Personal Information" or “Personal Data”).
We process Personal Data only in compliance with applicable data protection laws. In this Privacy Notice you will see reference to "GDPR" - that refers to the General Data Protection Regulation which is a European law governing your rights in relation to your personal data, and how organisations should protect it.
This Privacy Notice supplements but does not supersede or replace any other consents you may have provided to us, or any other agreements that you may have with us, in respect of your Personal Data.
To help you find information quickly on any particular question you might have, we have set out an index below. Just click on the question you would like answered and you will be taken to the relevant section:
- What Personal Data does IREIT collect about me?
- Why does IREIT need to collect, process and use my Personal Data?
- Who might IREIT share my Personal Information with?
- How long will IREIT keep my Personal Information for?
- What rights do I have in respect of my Personal Information?
- Who can I contact about this?
- Amendments to this Privacy Notice
What Personal Data does IREIT collect about me?
Depending on the nature of our relationship with you, IREIT may collect, process and use the following Personal Information about you:
- basic identification data, including your name and occupation;
- detailed identification data, including date of birth, place, district and country of birth, nationality, gender, bank account details, tax details, national Insurance number, passport details, and proof of identification for anti-money laundering and counter terrorism financing checks;
- contact details, including your business email address, business address, business landline and mobile telephone number;
- employment details, including your employment history, education background and income levels;
- investor profile data, including investment capital, investment experience, risk appetite, investment objectives and risks;
- if you are a unitholder of the REIT, details relating to your investments in the REIT, including the number of units held, the date on which those units were acquired/disposed of;
- information that you provide to us when you communicate to us through telephone and when you attend events or meetings with our involvement; and
- additional information that you provide to us in your email/contact form submission.
- technical information, including your IP address, internet service provider’s domain name, your login information, browser type and version, device identifier, location and time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, page response times, and download errors;
- information about your visit, including the websites you visit before and after our website and pages you viewed or searched for, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouseovers) and methods used to browse away from the page.
Why does IREIT need to collect, process and use my Personal Data?
Depending on the nature of our relationship with you, we collect and use your personal for a variety of reasons connected or relevant to our business, or to manage your relationship with us, such as:
- To communicate with you and respond to your enquiries (e.g., via email or online contact form);
- To ensure that we do not contact you if you have asked us not to do so. We need to keep records of your marketing preferences in order to do this;
- If you register for an alert service we may require this information in order to provide the alert service to you;
- To manage our commercial relationship with you or your organisation, including for investor relations purposes;
- To manage and administer your holdings in the REIT on an ongoing basis, and informing you about the REIT’s performance;
- To communicate changes and development to our policies, terms and conditions and other administrative information;
- To carry out statistical analysis and market research;
- To comply with any applicable legal, tax or regulatory obligations imposed on us or our funds including company law, financial regulations, tax regulations, anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing legislation;
- To handle complaints and conduct and facilitate investigations and proceedings;
- To inform you of our latest developments, upcoming events and other marketing activities for the purpose of investor relations and communications; and
- To communicate with you through the course of our business relationship for investor relation purposes.
Legal Basis to Process your Personal Information
We can only collect and use your Personal Information if we have a valid legal basis for doing so, and we are required to explain the various legal bases that we rely on to you. Our legal basis for collecting and using the Personal Information described above will depend on the Personal Information concerned and the specific context in which we collect it.
However, we will normally collect Personal Information from you:
- where we have your consent to do so;
- where we need the Personal information to perform a contract with you or to take steps at your request prior to such a contract being concluded;
- where we have a legal obligation to collect Personal Information from you or may otherwise need the Personal Information to protect your vital interests or those of another person;
- where the processing is in our legitimate interests in delivering client services or to improve our products and services, except where our interests are overridden by your rights.
Where we are not required to ask for your consent by law, we will only collect and use your Personal Information where this is necessary for our own legitimate business interests, which will be: to provide our services to you, respond to your queries, improve our website, undertake marketing, or for the purposes of detecting or preventing illegal activities.
We have taken into account your rights and interests in determining the scope and manner of the processing of information about you. When relying on the legitimate interests basis for processing your Personal Data, we will balance the legitimate interest pursued by us with your interest and fundamental rights and freedoms in relation to the protection of your personal data to ensure it is appropriate for us to rely on legitimate interests and to identify any additional steps we need to take to achieve the right balance.
You can choose not to provide Personal Information to us. However, unless otherwise indicated, the Personal Information that we request is necessary for the purposes of entering into and performing a contract with you or your organisation and/or providing services to you or your organisation and failure to provide it will impede the contracting process and/or the provision of the relevant services.
If you have questions about or need further information concerning the legal basis on which we collect and use your Personal Information, please contact us as set out below (Who can I contact about this?).
Processing of aggregated data
IREIT may also collect anonymised details about visitors to its website for the purposes of aggregate statistics or reporting purposes. However, no single individual will be identifiable from the anonymised details collected for these purposes.
Sensitive or special categories of data
Different rules apply to data concerning race, ethnic origin, political opinions or beliefs, religious or other similar beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life and any offences committed and sentences or court proceedings relating to actual or potential offences. This is what is known as sensitive or special categories of Personal Information. During our relationship with you, we should not require any such sensitive or special categories of Personal Information, therefore please do not send us such data as we will generally not need it to manage our relationship with you.
If you have given your consent, we may use your Personal Data for investor relations and communication purposes, such as informing you of our latest developments, upcoming events and other marketing activities. In order for us to understand the services which are of interest and relevance to you, we may also analyse and rely on your overall interaction with us, including but not limited to your level of participation in events and interactions with us. IREIT may carry out marketing activities for investor relation purposes.
Who might IREIT share my Personal Information with?
Your Personal Information is intended for IREIT but may be shared with third parties in certain circumstances:
- Within the Tikehau Capital Group. As a subsidiary of Tikehau Capital SCA, IREIT may share your Personal Information among its group of companies, including our subsidiaries, parent companies and branches (the "Tikehau Capital Group"), in order to conduct the activities described in this Privacy Notice.
- Our service providers: We use other companies, agents or contractors to perform services on our behalf or to assist us in our operations. In particular, our website hosting services provider ShareInvestor Pte Ltd may be a recipient of Personal Information in order to host, manage and administer our website. In the course of providing such services, these service providers may have access to your Personal Information. However, we will only provide our service providers with Personal Information which is necessary for them to perform their services, and we require them not to use your information for any other purpose. We will use our best efforts to ensure that all our service providers keep your Personal Information secure.
- Regulators, authorities, and other third parties. In certain circumstances, we may be
required to disclose or share your Personal Information in order to comply with a legal or regulatory
obligation for example, we may be required to disclose Personal Information to the police, regulators,
government agencies or to judicial or other authorities (e.g., tax).
We may also disclose your Personal Information to third parties where disclosure is both legally permissible and necessary to protect or defend our rights, matters of national security, law enforcement, to enforce our contracts or protect your rights or those of the public.
- Acquiring entities. We may transfer your Personal Information to third parties in connection with a reorganisation, restructuring, merger, acquisition or transfer of assets, provided that the receiving party agrees to treat your Personal Information in a manner consistent with this Privacy Notice.
- Data processors. As necessary for the Processing Purposes described above, personal data may be shared with one or more third parties, whether affiliated or unaffiliated, to process Personal Information under appropriate instructions ("Data Processors"). The Data Processors may carry out instructions related to administration to providing our products and services to our customers such as IT system support and maintenance, compliance, and other activities, and will be subject to contractual obligations to implement appropriate technical and organisational security measures to safeguard the Personal Information, and to process the Personal Information only as instructed.
For further information relating to the Tikehau Capital Group entities and third parties that we may share your data with, please contact us as set out below (Who can I contact about this?).
Transfers of Personal Information to other countries
Your Personal Information may be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities or in which we engage service providers, and by using the website or our products and services, you consent to the transfer of information to countries outside of the location(s) of your business which may have different data protection rules than those of your country.
We will take all steps that are reasonably necessary to ensure that your Personal Information is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Notice as well as applicable data protection laws. Some countries where recipients may be located already provide an adequate level of protection for this data.
If recipients are located in other countries without adequate protections for personal data, IREIT will take all necessary measures to ensure that transfers are adequately protected as required by applicable data protection law. This will include using appropriate safeguards such as the EU Standard Data Protection Clauses.
How long will IREIT keep my Personal Information for?
We will only retain your Personal Information for as long as necessary for the purpose for which that data was collected and to the extent permitted by applicable law.
When we no longer need to use Personal Information, we will remove it from our systems and records and/or take steps to anonymise it so that you can no longer be identified from it. Our typical retention period is five years beginning from the date on which our commercial relationship with you ends, however longer periods may be applied based on applicable law.
For further information, please contact us using the contact details set out below to request further details on how long IREIT will retain different categories of Personal Information.
What rights do I have in respect of my Personal Information?
Depending on the jurisdiction you are in or where we operate, you may enjoy certain rights at law in relation to our collection, use or disclosure and processing of your Personal Data.
If you are a resident in the European Economic Area, you have the following rights under the GDPR:
You have the right to confirm with us whether your Personal Data is processed, and if it is, to request access to that personal data including the categories of Personal Data processed, the purpose of the processing and the recipients or categories of recipients. We do have to take into account the interests of others though, so this is not an absolute right, and if you want to request more than one copy we may charge a fee.
You may have the right to rectify inaccurate or incomplete personal data concerning you. We encourage you to review this information regularly to ensure that it is accurate and up to date.
- Erasure (right to be forgotten)
You have the right to request that we delete Personal Information that we process about you, except we are not obliged to do so if we need to retain such data in order to comply with a legal obligation or to establish, exercise or defend legal claims.
- Restriction of processing
You have the right to restrict our processing of your Personal Information where you believe such data to be inaccurate; our processing is unlawful; or that we no longer need to process such data for a particular purpose unless we are not able to delete the data due to a legal or other obligation or because you do not wish for us to delete it.
- Data portability
Where we are processing your Personal Information on the basis of your consent or to perform a contract with you, you have the right to obtain Personal Information you have provided to us and that we hold about you, in a structured, electronic format, and to transmit such data to another data controller.
- Right to object and rights relating to automated decision-making
Under certain circumstances you may have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to the processing of your Personal Data, including profiling, by us and we can be required to no longer process your Personal Data. This may include requesting human intervention in relation to an automated decision so that you can express your view and to contest the decision.
- Right to withdraw consent to processing (including consent to receiving marketing
If you have consented to us processing your Personal Data for a particular purpose, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, free of charge, by contacting us. This includes cases where you wish to opt out from marketing messages that you receive from us.
To exercise any of these rights, please contact us as stated under below (Who can I contact about this?).
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the local data protection authority if you believe that we have not complied with applicable data protection laws. If you are based in, or the issue relates to, Singapore, the Personal Data Protection Commission can be contacted as follows:
Who can I contact about this?
If you have concerns or questions regarding this Privacy Notice or if you would like to exercise your rights as a data subject, you can get hold of the right person here:
IREIT Global Group Pte. Ltd.
1 Wallich Street
#15-03 Guoco Tower
You may also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, referencing Privacy Notice if you have any comments, questions, requests or complaints relating to our Privacy Notice statement.
Amendments to this Privacy Notice
We reserve the right to change our Privacy Notice from time to time. If we decide to change our Privacy Notice we will notify you of these changes via email and post an alert on the home page of our global website.