On accessing the Gimv website, users declare that they have taken cognisance of the information provided below, they agree with the conditions of use as referred to below and authorise Gimv to process the personal details provided in accordance with the conditions set out hereunder. The information provided in this website should not be construed as an explicit or implicit invitation to purchase or sell shares or other securities belonging to Gimv or any other company referred to in this webite. The sole purpose of this website is to provide general information about the Gimv group and about the company itself. Please contact us if you have any doubts or queries regarding this information.
The information on this website is only for the attention of the residents of jurisdictions where it can be lawfully disseminated. It is your responsibility to be aware of and to observe all applicable laws and regulations for your country of residence.
For US regulatory reasons, US Residents are not permitted to access this website, unless they have express permission from Gimv to do so (which may be granted by Gimv in circumstances where such US Resident has given Gimv certain undertakings). Gimv is not offering any securities or services in the or to US residents through this website absent registration or an exemption from registration under the applicable laws and regulations of the US. A "US Resident" includes any US person, as well as (i) any natural person who is only temporarily residing outside the United States, (ii) any account of a US person over which a non-US fiduciary has investment discretion or any entity, which, in either case, is being used to circumvent the registration requirements of the US Investment Company Act of 1940, and (iii) any employee benefit or pension plan that does not have as its participants or beneficiaries persons substantially all of whom are not US persons. In addition, for these purposes, if an entity either has been formed or is operated for the purpose of investing in a particular security or obtaining a particular service, or facilitates individual investment decisions, none of the beneficiaries or other interest holders of such entity may be US Residents. Terms used in this paragraph (including the term "US person") have the meanings given to them in Regulation S under the US Securities Act of 1933.
Intellectual property rights
The user acknowledges that the information Gimv provides in this website (text, illustrations and other data) is and remains the property of Gimv and its information providers and that this information and data are protected by copyright. The user undertakes to make no changes to the information provided in this website. Full or partial presentation, reproduction, distribution, sale, sharing, publication, modification or use for commercial purposes of this website or its content in any manner whatever is forbidden, save where authorised in advance by Gimv. Storage of information from this website in a database is not permitted, except for the automatic 'caching' of the information by the browser.
Gimv wishes to assure all users that every possible effort has been made and all precautions taken to ensure that the information it presents in this website relating to Gimv and its portfolio companies is as accurate, reliable and up-to-date as possible. Gimv shall make every endeavour to update this website at regular intervals. This does not rule out the possibility that mistakes or omissions might arise. Gimv apologises for these in advance, mindful of the fact that Gimv might not be responsible for same.
Gimv in no way guarantees the accuracy, completeness, suitability or topicality of information provided and cannot be responsible for any decision that a user might make on the basis of the information given. Gimv is liable exclusively for any damages that might arise as a result of deliberate error or gross negligence in the information provided on this website. Under no circumstances is Gimv liable for any defects, interruptions or structural faults in its website.
Gimv may sometimes indicate a link (“hyperlink”) to another website that might contain items of interest to the user. These links are included entirely for information purposes and Gimv is not responsible for the content of these websites or any use that might be made of them. The fact that a link to this website might be carried by another website shall under circumstances mean that Gimv approves or recommends the products offered on that website. Nor shall it mean that Gimv thereby makes any judgment with regard to the accuracy or reliability of the information presented on these other websites.
Gimv also places a selection of press articles relating to Gimv and its portfolio companies at the disposal of users. These press articles are sourced from third parties and Gimv accepts no responsibility whatever for the content of such press articles, or even for making such articles available on its website.
The user of this website is aware of the fact that the Internet is not a perfectly secure medium and that absolute privacy cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, under no circumstances shall Gimv be responsible for any damage sustained by the user of this website as a result of any confidential or sensitive information supplied by the user.
Gimv collects personal information regarding its visitors in the course of signing up to the website. Personal data stored in relation to usage of the website may be used by Gimv for marketing purposes and may be shared with its contractual partners. The user may disallow the use of this data for the purposes referred to above by ticking the appropriate box at the sign-up procedure.
Gimv also offers users the option of submitting a curriculum vitae via the website. These personal details are treated in accordance with the Protection of Privacy Act dated 8 December. If the user ticks the box in approval of Gimv making these personal details available to its portfolio companies, the user accepts that under no circumstances shall Gimv be responsible for the use of this information by its portfolio companies.
Entrepreneurs in search of financing are also entitled to submit a business plan via the Gimv website. Any personal details provided in this business plan will also enjoy the protection provided under the Act of 8 December 1992.
Each user is entitled to access and amend their personal details by submitting a dated and signed request to this effect to Frank De Leenheer, Investor Relations Manager, Karel Oomsstraat 37, 2018 Antwerpen, firstname.lastname@example.org enclosing a copy of their identity card.
Gimv reserves the right to amend this privacy clause at any time, providing users are informed of the amendments via the website or by e-mail. The privacy ruling will be available for consultation on this site at all times.
Belgian law and the Belgian courts
The legal relationship between Gimv and the user of this website is governed by Belgian law. Any disputes arising between Gimv and a user of this website will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Antwerp, without prejudice to the right of Gimv to commence proceedings before any other competent court.
Should any of these provisions be deemed to be unenforceable or in conflict with any provision of compulsory law, this unenforceability or invalidity shall not affect the enforceability or validity of the remaining provisions.