- Privacy Policy -

Data Protection

The protection of your personal data is the top priority of the operators of this website. It is therefore handled with the utmost confidentiality and in accordance with the data protection laws and regulations as well as this Privacy Policy.

It is usually possible to access and use this website without providing personal data. However data such as names, addresses or e-mail addresses may be provided voluntarily. If provided, no third party shall be provided access to such data without your explicit consent.

It must however be pointed out that it is possible for the data transmissions via internet (e.g. e-mail communication) to have security vulnerabilities. Personal details cannot be completely protected against unauthorized access by third parties.


So-called cookies are partially used by this website. The following features of cookies may be noticed:

  1. They are small text files stored by your browser on your computer.
  2. They do not contain viruses or cause damage to your computer in any manner.
  3. They assist in improving the user-friendliness, efficiency and security of our offers. 
  4. There are two kinds of cookies:
    1. Session cookies, most of the cookies used by this website, are deleted at the end of your visit.
    2. Other cookies remain in your computer and help us recognize your browser on your return.
  1. Adjustments may be made to your browser for being informed when cookies are placed, select the cookies to be allowed to be placed as well as the activation of automatic deletion of cookies upon exit from the browser. It must however be noted that if the cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be impaired.

Server Log Files

Information, such as the following, is automatically collected and stored by the provider of this website in so-called server files, which are automatically transmitted by your browser:

  1. browser type/version
  2. used operating system
  3. referrer URL
  4. host name of the accessing computer
  5. time of query

No association can be made of such data with individuals, neither is such data merged with other data sources. However, upon reasonable evidences concerning illegal use, we reserve the right of checking the data retrospectively.

Contact Form

Any data entered into the contact form while sending enquiries via the contact form, including but not limited to the stated contact data, shall be stored for the purpose of dealing with the current and additional enquiries. Such data will not be passed to any third party without your explicit consent.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, as explained in the foregoing clauses of this document. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually sent to and stored at a Google server in the U.S.A.

You will find more information concerning the treatment of user data by Google Analytics in Google’s Privacy Policy: 

Browser Plugin

Installation of cookies may be prevented by altering browser settings, however, doing so may disallow you from using all certain features of the website. 

Further, collection of any data generated by cookies (including your IP address) and related to the use of these websites, as well as its processing by Google may also be prevented by downloading and installing the plug-in under the following link: 

Objection to Data Collection

By clicking the following link you can prevent data collection by Google Analytics by getting an Opt-Out-Cookie placed: [•]

Processing of Order Data

We have entered into a contract with Google concerning the processing of order data and fully comply with the strict provisions of German Data Protection Authorities when using Google Analytics.


We use the function “Activate IP anonymisation”. Through this, your IP address will be shortened in advance within the member states of the European Union or other contractual states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, your complete IP address will be transmitted to a server in the U.S.A. and shortened there. Commissioned by the operators of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities for website operators and to provide other services related to website and internet activities. Google will not merge your IP address with any other data held by Google.

Demographic Data Collection by Google Analytics

The demographic features of Google Analytics are used by this website, whereby reports containing statements about age, gender and interests of site visitors are generated. The data is obtained from Google’s interest-based advertising and the visitor data from third party providers. No attribution can be made to any specific person with the collected data. 

This feature can either be disabled through the ad setting of your google account, or forbidden as described in the section “Objection to collection of data”.

Privacy Policy for the Use of Linkedin

Our website uses functions of the network LinkedIn. The provider of LinkedIn is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. 

On every access to one of our websites which contain LinkedIn functions, a connection is established to the LinkedIn servers and LinkedIn is informed of the visit with your IP address. If you click the “Recommend”-button of LinkedIn when being logged in to your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn can associate your visit of our websites with your user account. No knowledge regarding the contents of the data transmitted to LinkedIn and the use of the same is obtained by us.

For further information, please review the Privacy Policy of LinkedIn: 


Functions of the service Twitter are integrated on our websites. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. 

By using Twitter as well as the function “Re-Tweet”, websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and posted to other users. In doing so, data will be transmitted to Twitter. No knowledge regarding the contents of the data transmitted to Twitter and the use of the same is obtained by us.. For further information, please check the Twitter Privacy Policy:

The privacy settings of your Twitter account can be adjusted under:

Privacy Policy for the Use of Google Web Fonts

This website uses so-called web fonts provided by Google for the purpose of homogenous display of fonts. Upon retrieval of a website, if your browser supports web fonts, it downloads the necessary web fonts to the browser cache in order to display texts and fonts. If it doesn’t support web fonts, your computer uses standard font.

For further information, please see:

as well as Google’s Privacy Policy: 

Privacy Policy for the Use of XING

Our website uses functions of the network XING. Provider of these functions are the XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg. 

On every access to one of our websites with the functions of XING, a connections is established to the XING servers. However, according to our present state knowledge, no storage of person-related data, including IP addresses, takes place. No usage behavior evaluation takes place either.

For further information concerning data protection and the XING share button, please read the Privacy Policy of XING under: 

Registration with this website

Additional functions of the website are accessible upon registration. The data provided as such will only be used for the purpose of the respective offer or service which has been registered for.

The provided e-mail address is further used for informing you about important changes, like technical changes etc.

SSL Encryption

This website uses SSL encryption, in order to protect the transmission of confidential data including but not limited to the enquiries sent to us, and for other security reasons. The change of the address line of the browser from “http://” to https:// and the lock symbol in your browser address bar signifies an encrypted transmission.

If the SSL encryption is active, the data you have transmitted to us cannot be accessed by third parties.

Processing of Data (Customer Data and Contract Data)

The data collected, processed and used is only to the extent necessary for the establishment of content related arrangement of or change of the legal relationship (personal data). We only collect, process and use personal data about the use of our websites (usage data) insofar as it is necessary to establish or invoice the use of the service.

Transmission of Data on Contract Conclusion for Services and Digital Contents

The only transmission of person related data carried out is if necessary to fulfill a contractual agreement, like the transmission of data to the commissioned credit institution in charge with the payment.

No further transmission of data to third parties takes place without your explicit consent. No such transmission for commercial purposes takes place.

Right to Information, Deletion, Blocking

The right to be informed about your personal data, their origin and addressee, and the purpose for processing along with the right to correction, blocking or deletion of those data at any time and free of charge is reserved by you. For further questions and questions concerning person related data, feel free to contact us under the address published in the impressum/legal notice.