DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT

GTAG respects data privacy and are committed to protecting the individual and personal data collected through its website, offices, events and / or provision of services.

This Data Protection Statement, as amended from time to time (the “Data Protection Statement”), explains the way GTAG collects, uses, maintains and discloses personal data obtained through its website and through the provision of our services.

GTAG, being a Data Controller, ensures that Personal Data processed by GTAG is:

Processed fairly, lawfully and securely.
Processed for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes in accordance with the Data Subject’s rights and not further processed in a way incompatible with those purposes or rights.
adequate, relevant and not excessive in relation to the purposes for which they are collected or further processed.
accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date; and
kept in a form which permits identification of Data Subjects for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the Personal Data were collected or for which they are further Processed.
GTAG maintains systems and controls to retain records of matters and dealings to fulfil its legal and regulatory obligations with respect to adequacy, access, period of retention and security of records.

Data Subject:
The Client, the Client’s Employees as may be required per the agreement, the Client’s Directors and Beneficial Owners as may be required for GTAG to comply with the AML/CFT legislation, the prospective candidates under recruitment process, the user of GTAG’s website, any person contacting GTAG’s offices/employees or visiting GTAG’s offices or attending webinars or seminars conducted by GTAG or its affiliates.

Method of collection of Personal Data:
Provided by the Data Subject (where Personal Data is Processed) or by a Third Party, as applicable, via website enquiry, email or in hard copy, over a phone conversation.

Types of Personal Data to be Processed:

Typically, GTAG may process the following Personal Data as part of provision of services including recruitment, accounting, VAT, compliance and authorization support, processing of visas, etc., marketing of its services, sending information about events or publications, discussing proposed services, etc.:

name
place and date of birth
nationality and citizenship
passport number, dates of issue and expiry, issuing authority/place
other IDs numbers, dates of issue and expiry, issuing authority/place
address, mobile and other phone numbers, email IDs
religion (if voluntarily mentioned in the CV – this information is not requested by GTAG, except for the purpose of visa processing services)
bank name and account number (recruitment services, hiring staff for GTAG)
marital status (recruitment services, hiring staff for GTAG)
employer, designation and salary (recruitment services, hiring staff for GTAG)
Processing of Personal Data:
GTAG may receive Personal Data (including Sensitive Personal Data) via email or in hard copy, over a phone conversation; store this information on GTAG’s server including email server; transfer this information within GTAG entities for marketing of its services, sending information about events or publications, discussing proposed services, to banks (when processing payroll payments), to authorities (in compliance with regulations including AML/CFT regulations; or as part of regulatory and compliance services in authorization and other services for financial services providers and DNFBPs and for VAT services), where applicable and relevant to any transfers of data, to third parties (e.g. as part of recruitment services or referral/introduction to other service providers); delete this information after the due record-keeping term of 6 years is completed post termination of the relationship with GTAG; and other legitimate Processing.

Right to Access and Rectify Personal Data:
A person whose Personal Data is being Processed has the right to approach GTAG via email to info@gtag.ae and request a copy of the Data Subject’s Personal Data Processed by GTAG, review and as necessary, rectify or erase, restrict on processing, object to processing of the Personal Data records as stored by GTAG.