ACCELEX ACHIEVES ISO 27001 CERTIFICATION;
INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT
THE WIDELY RECOGNIZED CERTIFICATION HAS BEEN AWARDED TO ACCELEX
FOR ITS SAAS-BASED PRIVATE MARKETS DATA MANAGEMENT SOLUTION
LONDON, UK – MARCH 15, 2021 – Accelex, a data acquisition, analytics, and reporting solution for private markets investors and asset servicers, is pleased to announce they have achieved ISO/IEC 27001 certification. This globally recognized information security standard is prepared and published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the world’s largest developer of voluntary international standards. Meeting this important standard is at the heart of Accelex’ approach to implementing and managing information security, as it proves the completeness and rigor of our security controls.
"As a provider of cutting-edge private markets data management technology delivered as service (SaaS), this certification clearly validates our commitment to the highest standards of information security," said Franck Vialaron, CEO at Accelex. "Not only does the ISO certification recognize our high security standards, but it also demonstrates to our clients, partners and prospects that we take the protection of their data extremely seriously."
ISO is the world's largest developer and creator of standards that specify worldwide requirements for products, services, processes, materials and systems. ISO 27001 is the international standard developed specifically for Information Security Management Systems, requiring that a company uses a systematic approach to managing sensitive information and ensuring data security. Accelex’ recent ISO 27001 certification by the British Assessment Bureau recognizes the firm’s implementation of an effective information security system that complies with one of the most stringent international standards.
Accelex provides a data acquisition, analytics, and reporting solution for investors and asset servicers enabling firms to fully leverage their investment data. Powered by proprietary data science techniques, Accelex automates processes for extraction, analysis, and sharing of critical investment performance and transaction data. The solution has been developed to simplify the demanding workflow requirements of investors. Headquartered in London, Accelex has offices in Paris, New York, and Toronto. Further information: https://accelextech.com.
Accelex Technology Limited ('Accelex', 'we', 'us' and 'our') is a private limited company registered in England and Wales under Company Register Number 11889359 and with its registered office at 39 Faroe Road, London W14 0EL, United Kingdom.
This notice describes how Accelex fulfils its obligations under applicable data protection laws, including but not limited to, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR) effective from 25 May 2018.
Information we may collect
We may collect and process the following personal data about you:
Information that you provide by filling in our 'contact us' or enquiry forms on our website accelextech.com, i.e. name, email, phone numbers, job title, organization name
Information such as your name, email, job title, organization name, dietary preferences shared with us by our marketing event partners or when you forward our hosted event invites to other delegates and they RSVP
Your name, email, phone numbers, job title, organization name as shared by you via business cards, direct mail, telephonic or in-person contact
We may also collect and process personal data which is publicly available by a third party such as held on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter
When you access our website accelextech.com, details of your visits to our site (including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, and the resources that you access)
We may also ask you for information when you contact us for any enquiries, product demos, partnership information or other business interests. If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
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Where we store your personal data
We maintain strict security standards and procedures with a view to preventing unauthorized access to your data by anyone, including our staff. All our staff and third parties, whenever we hire them to provide support services, are required to observe our privacy standards and to allow us to audit them for compliance.
Why we require this data
We require and collect the personal information about you:
To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you where you have consented to be contacted for such direct marketing purposes
To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us or to manage our relationship with you and communicate accordingly
To meet our on-going regulatory and compliance obligations, including in relation to recording and monitoring communications, disclosures to tax authorities, financial service regulators and other regulatory and governmental bodies, and investigating or preventing crime
To undertake transactional and statistical analysis, and related research
To ensure that content from our website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer (or mobile device). We may use your information collected from the website to personalize your repeat visits to our website
We may also use your data to provide you with information about goods and services provided by Accelex which may be of interest to you and, where you have provided consent, we may contact you about these by post, telephone, email or text message.