Privacy is a website by Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn N.V.

General information

Pels Rijcken is concerned about protecting your privacy. The personal information obtained via this website will be processed in accordance with the applicable privacy regulations and will only be used for the purposes described in this statement.

Objectives of processing your personal data

Your personal data can be used for the following objectives:

  • improving our website
  • marketing purposes
  • social media sharing


We maintain anonymous visitor statistics in order to optimise visits to Cookies are used for this. In addition, cookies are used to allow you to use our social media directly. You can specify in the settings whether or not you wish to allow these cookies. You only need to specify this once (until you delete your temporary files).

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are saved on your computer. The information collected using cookies cannot be traced back to an individual and do not contain any personal data. We anonymise all IP addresses. There are 3 types of cookies:

  • Necessary cookies

These are cookies that are necessary for the proper functioning of the website. An example of this is the preference someone indicates about accepting or not accepting cookies. These cookies are not shared with third parties.

  • Analysis cookies

These are used to analyse the website and associated statistics, thanks to which we can optimise the site. We use the Google Analytics tool for this purpose. Google can provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obligated to do so, or to the extent that these third parties process information on behalf of Google. We have no influence over this. We did not permit Google to share the obtained information.

  • Social media plugins

These are cookies that are placed by third parties, in our case by Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube (Google). These cookies make it possible to directly share messages through social media. We have no influence on how Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube (Google) handle the obtained information. For more information, please refer to the privacy statements of Twitter, LinkedIn and Google.

Retention period

Your personal data will be saved for a maximum of two years.

Your personal data and third parties

Pels Rijcken does not share your personal data with third parties.

The safety of your personal data

Pels Rijcken has undertaken suitable technical and organisational measures to protect your personal data from loss and any form of improper processing. All information is treated confidentially and is stored on secure servers.

Your rights

You have the right to ask Pels Rijcken to allow you to inspect your personal data and/or to correct, supplement, delete or protect these data. You can direct such a request to Pels Rijcken, Marketing & Communication Department, PO Box 11756, 2502 AT The Hague, the Netherlands, or

Changes to this privacy statement

Pels Rijcken retains the right to change this privacy statement at any time and for any reason whatsoever and therefore advises you to check this section of the website regularly.


If you have questions or comments about the processing of your personal data via the Pels Rijcken website, please contact Pels Rijcken, Marketing & Communication Department, PO Box 11756, 2502 AT The Hague, the Netherlands, or The Hague, 20 May 2013