Data protection


Die nachfolgenden Datenschutzhinweise geben zum einen Auskunft darüber, welche Verarbeitungen innerhalb der deutschsprachigen Microsite (I. Datenschutzhinweise für landesspezifische Microsite) stattfinden, und zum anderen, welche Daten innerhalb des Internetauftritts allgemein verarbeitet (II. Datenschutzhinweise allgemein für die Domain werden.

(letzte Aktualisierung: 18. März 2021)


Wir nehmen den Schutz und die Sicherheit Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten sowie die Einhaltung datenschutzrechtlicher Vorschriften sehr ernst. Nachfolgend informieren wir Sie darüber, welche Daten im Rahmen der Nutzung unserer Website erfasst werden und wie wir diese nutzen.



MediaCom AG Agency for Media Consulting

Manessestrasse 85

8045 Zürich


tel +41 44 567 47 47

[email protected]

process your data as the responsible body.


We collect, process and use your personal data as described in this data protection declaration and in compliance with the relevant data protection laws. Personal data is information that can be used to find out your identity.

If you make use of the option to contact us, we may collect your e-mail address and your surname and first name, as well as other data that you send us in the event of communication, depending on the communication channel.

This includes, for example, information such as your name, your address or your telephone number.

If you make use of the option to register for our newsletter or download the white papers provided by us, we collect the data necessary for sending our newsletters or to be able to download our white papers.

Your data will not be passed on to third parties unless we are legally obliged to do so (e.g. in the event of a request from an authority or a court) or you have given us your consent.

We use your data only for the purpose for which you made the data available to us, e.g. to process the request you entered via the contact form and sent to us by email or post.


The legal basis for processing your personal data is our legitimate interest. Our legitimate interest is the functionality of our website and, in this context, of course, answering your inquiries.

If you subscribe to a newsletter or download one of our whitepapers, we will process your data on the basis of your consent, which you expressed by entering the data. You can revoke your consent at any time with future effect. To do this, send us your revocation to the address [email protected], for example.


Ihre Daten werden gelöscht, sobald sie für die Erfüllung des Zwecks, zu dem sie erhoben wurden (nach Ende Ihres Besuchs unserer Webseite bzw. bei Bearbeitung Ihrer Anfrage per E-Mail/per Post/Telefon) nicht mehr erforderlich sind und der Löschung keine gesetzlichen Aufbewahrungspflichten entgegenstehen.


Applications for positions are possible via our applicant management tool. Please note the specific data protection information to be taken into account.


You have the following rights vis-à-vis us with regard to your personal data:

  • Right to information,
  • Right to correction or deletion,
  • Right to restriction of processing,
  • Right to object to processing,
  • Right to data portability.

You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us.


We have taken various technical and organizational measures to ensure that the data we collect and process is protected from unauthorized access, loss, destruction or manipulation. Legal requirements for data protection are of course complied with. However, we would like to point out that no data transmission over the Internet is one hundred percent secure. As a consequence, we cannot guarantee complete protection of the data and information you transmit via our website.

We reserve the right to change or adapt this data protection declaration. We therefore ask you to check it from time to time to ensure that you are informed of the latest version each time you access the website.


For your convenience, this website may contain links to other websites. This privacy policy does not apply to those other websites. We recommend that you read the respective data protection notices for information on data collection and data processing.


This notice describes how and why MediaCom collects and uses personal data specifically from visits to the MediaCom websites: and the connected micro websites such as / or country sites such as .

This notice also explains your rights and how you can exercise these rights.


MediaCom Holdings Limited, is a global media investment company that is part of the larger GroupM media network. MediaCom is the operator of the website and the legal entity responsible for the information collected from you through the website in the UK.

The website also has country-specific websites which are administered by other companies within the MediaCom Group and which are responsible for the data collected from you via their respective microsite.

We respect the privacy of the users of our website and recognize that if you decide to give us information about yourself, you trust that we will handle this information responsibly. This data protection notice contains important information about how we use your personal data. It is important that you read this data protection notice together with other data protection notices or notices on fair processing that we make available on certain occasions in which we collect or process personal data about you, in order to ensure that you are fully informed about how and why we use your data. This data protection notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, you should not access or use the websites. By accessing or using the websites, you declare that you accept these data protection provisions. If you have any questions, you can always contact us below.


Unless expressly stated otherwise, we will not collect any other categories of personal data or use the personal data we have collected for significantly different, unrelated or incompatible purposes without informing you.


  • Contact information (name, email address, job title, company, country)
  • Cookie ID / IP address / browser / device ID / location data
  • CV (contact information, professional career, nationality)


  • User who fills out a web form on the website (s), registers for one of our events or subscribes to the newsletter
  • Cookies
  • Via the Jobvite application


  • To provide the requested service, to market our services to you and to inform you about events
  • See the "Cookie" section below
  • To consider you for a role at MediaCom.


We collect information that enables us to identify your browser and device and to tell us which pages within our website you visit and which pages you spend most of your time on. We do this by using the following:

Cookie: is a small alphanumeric text file that we automatically assign to visitors to our website. It is stored in your browser and enables us to identify your interaction with us. Sometimes a cookie remains on your device only for the time you visit our website; this is known as a session cookie. Sometimes a cookie remains on your device until you delete it or it automatically expires; this is known as a persistent cookie. Both types of cookies are used on our websites.

IP address: designates the Internet protocol address

Pixel: is a line of code that is located on our website and that we use to record that you have visited a specific page within our website.

You can prevent the use of cookies through your browser settings. If you choose not to accept cookies, certain features of the website may not work as some or all of this information will be used to improve your website experience by providing content that you are likely to prefer on future visits.


Cookie: Performance Analytics Tracking

This type of cookie provides aggregated information about where a user can go on the website.

Google Analytics : Google Analytics (persistent)

MediaCom uses Google Analytics to analyze how visitors use the websites. Google Analytics uses cookies, among other things, to collect information about the number of visits to the website, the website from which visitors were referred to the website, language, device, browser and operating system, the pages within the website and accessed by visitors to collect other similar details. We do not pass this information on to third parties. With this use, the Google Analytics cookie is a permanent cookie and remains on your device until the cookie expires or you delete it. These cookies can appear as _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz, _utmv, _utmt.

Google Analytics (session)

This cookie can appear as has_js. We do not save this data because it is deleted when you close your browser and therefore cannot pass it on to third parties.

Click Dimensions: Web Analytics cuvid

This cookie is typically written to the browser by this web browser when you visit the website for the first time. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator and the browser then visits the website, a new __cuid cookie is written with a different unique visitor ID. This cookie is used to identify unique visitors to the website and is updated every time a page is viewed. In addition, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that the application uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an additional security measure. Expires 2 years after setup / update.
cusid: This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with the website. When a user visits a page on the website, the script code tries to update this cookie. If it does not find the cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established. Every time a user visits a different page on the website, this cookie is updated to expire after 30 minutes, thus continuing a single session as long as user activity continues within 30 minute intervals. This cookie expires when a user spends more than 30 minutes on a page on the website. Expires 30 minutes after setup / update.
cuvon: Used to signal when a visitor last viewed a page. Expires 30 minutes after setup / update.
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Cookie preference

This cookie is used to remember a user's choices regarding cookies on If users have previously specified a preference, the user's preference is stored in this cookie.

Security breach notification form Cookie Security Breach notification form cookie: Session Cookie

This cookie is set by our content management system when you arrive at the website. It is used to identify a user's ASP.NET session (ASP.NET is a web application framework originally developed by Microsoft and is not used by MediaCom for any other purpose. The cookie is deleted when a User closes his web browser.
Visit the Microsoft website: https: // / ...

Social media / social sharing

These are cookies that help the website to function properly. These are third-party cookies that allow you to share comments, pages, bookmarks and likes and facilitate access to social networking tools.
The social media widgets used on this website include LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube. These social media widgets collect information about your visit to the website and your use of the social platform services (e.g. buttons or likes) on the website. We do not pass on any information to these social platforms. Please note, however, that the social networks collect data directly about your visit to the website and your interaction with the social widget. Always check the privacy policies of social networks as their data collection practices are separate from MediaCom's practices.


The cookies enable you to share MediaCom content on Facebook. https: // ...


These cookies are set by LinkedIn. We use a number of social media tools to improve visitor interaction on our website. If you already use these platforms, their cookies can be set via our website. These companies can then collect data that enables them to serve ads on other websites that they believe are relevant to your interests. If you do not use such platforms, our site will not place these cookies on your device. Click here to learn more about LinkedIn's cookie policy: https: // ...


These cookies are set by Twitter. We use a number of social media tools to improve visitor interaction on our website. If you already use these platforms, their cookies can be set via our website. These companies can then collect data that enables them to serve ads on other websites that they believe are relevant to your interests. If you do not use such platforms, our website will not place these cookies on your device. To learn more about Twitter's cookie policy, click here: https: // ...


MediaCom contains pages that can embed video content hosted on Vimeo. These videos do not automatically set cookies, but when you play the video, YouTube cookies may be placed on your computer. https: // ...


MediaCom contains pages that embed video content hosted on YouTube. These videos do not automatically set cookies, but when you play the video, YouTube cookies may be placed on your computer. https: // ...

Google Maps

Google sets a number of cookies on every page that contains a Google Map. Although we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to contain a mixture of information to measure the number and behavior of Google Maps users. Click here to learn how to refuse or delete Google cookies: http: // / ...


We can pass on your data to our group companies so that they can contact you for the purposes stated in this data protection declaration.

We may share your data with our data processors (also known as third parties) who perform services on our behalf to enable the uses of your information described above. We have signed contracts with these companies. These providers are not permitted to use this information for any other purpose.

We will share your information if we believe we are required by law to do so, or to investigate, prevent, or take action against prohibited activities, such as: B. Incidents of hacking, abuse, suspected fraud or other prohibited activities.

In the event that another company acquires us or all or substantially all of our company's assets as part of a consolidation, merger, asset purchase or other transaction, we reserve the right to disclose all data (including any information, which you may have provided through the "Contact Us" page) that we hold or control, to the acquiring party, and this information may be used by the acquiring party in their business.

Transfers outside the European Economic Area
If you provide us with personal information, we may transfer that personal information to and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world so that we can use that personal information as described above. Our standard practice is to use the European Union's model clauses for the transfer of data from the EEA and Switzerland to other non-EEA countries.

Your rights

You have the following rights in relation to your personal data (some of these rights only apply in certain circumstances and some of them vary depending on the legal basis on which we process your data):

  • The right to ask whether we are processing your personal data and, if so, to know details of that processing (and to receive a copy of your personal data) (including the categories of sources from which the personal data is collected, our business purpose for collecting this personal data and the categories of third parties with whom we share this personal data)
  • The right to ask us to correct any personal information we hold about you that is inaccurate or incomplete.
  • The right to ask us to delete personal information that we hold about you.
  • The right to object to the processing of your personal data and to ask us to restrict the processing of your personal data.
  • The right to receive the personal data that you have made available to us in a structured and commonly used electronic format. You can also ask us to transfer your personal data directly to another company if we can.

If at any time you would like to exercise these rights, you can contact us using the details provided below in this privacy notice under the "Contact Us" section. You should provide your full name, email address, and clear instructions on the changes you wish to make in sufficient detail to enable us to properly understand, evaluate, and respond to your request. In addition, we ask that you provide us with sufficient information so that we can adequately verify that you are the person (or an authorized representative of the person) about whom we have collected the personal data. In order to protect the security of your personal data, we will not comply with a request if we cannot verify your identity (or, in the case of an authorized representative, the authority to make the request) and confirm that the personal data relates to you. With regard to requests to delete your data, once we have received and verified your request, we will delete your personal data from our records (and instruct our service providers to delete them), unless an exception applies under applicable law. However, we may retain personal information that has been de-identified or aggregated. once we have received and verified your request, delete your personal data from our records (and instruct our service providers to delete them), unless an exception applies under applicable law. However, we may retain personal information that has been de-identified or aggregated. once we have received and verified your request, delete your personal data from our records (and instruct our service providers to delete them), unless an exception applies under applicable law. However, we may retain personal information that has been de-identified or aggregated.

If we cannot comply with a request (in whole or in part), the answer we give will also explain the reasons for which we cannot comply.

We will not discriminate against you if you are exercising any of your rights.

You can also unsubscribe from email newsletters at any time by clicking the "Unsubscribe" link at the bottom of the email containing the newsletter.


Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, California residents may receive certain information about the types of personally identifiable information that companies they have an established business relationship with disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the previous calendar year. To request a list of companies to which MediaCom has shared your personally identifiable information for its own marketing purposes, please email us at [email protected] We will acknowledge receipt within 10 days and provide information on how the request will be handled (including the consumer review process and when the consumer should expect a response).

Use of the website by children and data from children

We do not offer any services directly to children. The website has not been developed for children under the age of 13 and is not aimed at them. We expressly ask that children do not provide any information about themselves through our website. If you believe your child provided this type of information and you would like it to be deleted, you can contact us at [email protected] If we learn that we have collected information about a child under the age of 13, we will delete it.

Retention and storage of data

We will keep your data for a reasonable period of time for the purposes mentioned above. We follow generally accepted standards of the online advertising industry to ensure that the personal information you share with us is kept secure, correct and up-to-date and is only kept for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used. These standards include performing necessary physical, electronic, and managerial activities that are necessary to protect data integrity, access, and use.

Information security

Protecting the privacy of our users' information is very important to us, which is why we take our security measures to protect this information from data breaches carefully and with particular attention. We follow industry standards to protect against unauthorized access, retention and disclosure of information. This includes physical, electronic, and management activities to protect information integrity, access, and use.

Linking to other websites / third party websites

A link from our website to any other website does not mean that we endorse any of the affiliated companies or websites, and we have no control over, and are not responsible for, any third party websites to which we link, for their content or privacy policies. As soon as you follow a link to another website, MediaCom's data protection information no longer applies. It is important that you always read the privacy policy of every website you visit.

Changes to this data protection notice

Please note that due to changing data protection laws and regulations, digital technologies, and our business, we may change this privacy notice from time to time. Please check this privacy notice regularly to find out about any changes (we update the effective date at the top of the page so you know when changes have been made).

If you have a complaint or want to contact us:

Please use the details below depending on where you are and we will do our best to address your complaints or concerns about the way we collect and treat your personal information.

If for any reason you feel that we have not adequately addressed your concerns, you can contact the data protection authority in your jurisdiction and file a formal complaint.

MediaCom Holdings Limited

[email protected]

MediaCom Holdings Limited, 124 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8RX - Attn: MediaCom Legal Department