B. Privacy Policy

MAVALA S.A. is committed to respecting privacy and takes the protection of personal data seriously.

B.1. Personal data collected by MAVALA S.A.

In this general data protection statement, MAVALA S.A. describes the personal data it collects or holds, how it uses them, with whom it may share them, how it keeps them secure, and the rights of data owners.

We encourage you to regularly review our Privacy Policy to stay informed of the latest updates. The practices of third-party websites linked to the website regarding the collection and use of personal data are not covered by this Privacy Policy.

You also declare and warrant the authenticity and accuracy of all the information you provide to us. By submitting your personal data, you consent to their collection and use by MAVALA S.A. as outlined below.

MAVALA S.A., with its headquarters at 2 rue Antoine-Jolivet, 1227 Carouge/Geneva, Switzerland, is responsible for the collection, processing, and use of your personal data in accordance with the EU’s regulation on the Protection of Personal Data (General Data Protection Regulation of April 27, 2016, «GDPR») and the new Swiss Federal Data Protection Act (revised Federal Act on Data Protection of September 25, 2020, «reFADP»).

B.2. Cookies

«Cookies» are small data files stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Most internet browsers automatically accept these files, but you can in principle change the settings to disable this feature (please refer to your browser’s Help or User’s Guide for instructions on how to enable/disable this feature). During your visit on our website, we use two types of cookies:

  • «Session cookies» are used to track the pages you visit and whether you have visited the website before, these allow us to meet your needs and understand how visitors use our website.
  • «Analysis cookies» are recorded during your initial visit to our website and revalidated at each of your further visits to allow us to obtain statistics on the use of our website. This information is used to improve your browsing experience. The use of an audience analysis service allows us to improve the service we offer you.

Please note that the cookies we use contain NO PERSONAL DATA and are only used by MAVALA S.A. for analysis purposes, in order to improve the service provided within our website.
If you choose to disable all cookies, access to parts of the website may not work.

B.3. Social networks

MAVALA S.A. has pages on the following social networks: Facebook™ and Instagram™. Personal information that you have indicated as public and accessible from your social media profile is accessible to MAVALA S.A.. MAVALA S.A. neither creates nor uses an independent database of these social networks based on the personal information you may publish there. If you wish to prevent MAVALA S.A. from accessing personal information that you have published on your profile and is visible to the public, we remind you that social network settings offer the option to control and/or limit access to your data. We also recommend regularly reviewing the personal data policy of these social networks.

B.4. Contact

If you have any questions or comments regarding our Privacy Policy and the protection of personal data that we implement, you can contact us:

  • By post to our postal address: 2, rue Antoine-Jolivet, 1211 Geneva 26, Switzerland;
  • Through our contact form, selecting the Privacy Policy / Personal Data section.

C. Applicable law and jurisdiction

Any dispute that may arise in connection with the application or interpretation of the provisions that govern the operation of the website or its content will be subject to Swiss law, excluding its rules of private international law governing conflict of laws. The ordinary courts of the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland, will be exclusively competent, all recourse to the Federal Court being reserved.

In addition to the regular legal remedies, you have the right to file a complaint with the EU supervisory authority responsible for the GDPR or with the Federal Data Protection and Transparency Officer, in accordance with the revised Federal Act on Data Protection (reFADP).

The French version of these terms and conditions prevails.

Last updated: October 2023

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