LeaderCrest Academy Private Limited is a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 2013 of India, having its registered office at New No. 25, Old No. 15, Lakshmanan Street, Mahalingapuram, Nungambakkam, Chennai 600034, India (hereinafter called LeaderCrest").

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy Statement, the website of LeaderCrest is referred to as "Website" and any user of the Website is referred to as the "User". LeaderCrest is committed to respect the User's privacy and choices while using the Website.

The Privacy Policy Statement highlights LeaderCrest's privacy practices regarding Personal Information (as defined herein) that LeaderCrest hold about the User by virtue of the User browsing the Website or communicating with LeaderCrest in any manner.


1. Personal Information

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy Statement, 'Personal Information' is any data or information which relates to the User who may be identified from that data, or from a combination of a set of data, and other information related to the User which is or may be in possession of LeaderCrest.

In general, a User may browse the Website without providing any Personal Information about the User. However, certain information such as the User's IP address, operating system of the User's computer or smart device, and browser type may be collected in order to provide better usability, troubleshooting, site maintenance, and to understand which parts of the Website are visited and how frequently.

When the User registers on the Website, and/or would like to comment on the content or participate in blog or Webinars, LeaderCrest may require the User to provide certain Personal Information such as the User's name, email address, qualifications, experience, designation, company, country and telephone number, interests for one or more of the following purposes: user ID creation, identifying the User, contacting the User and provide access to desirable content or service to the User based on the User's preferences. Such information is also specifically required if the User wishes to associate himself or herself with LeaderCrest or seek any of LeaderCrest information, products or services.

If the User chooses not to provide the User's Personal Information that is required to process the User's request or access certain specific parts of the Website, LeaderCrest may not be able to provide the corresponding service or provide requisite information. It may be noted that provision of any specific service is dependent on further exchange of additional information between the User and LeaderCrest.

LeaderCrest shall not be responsible or liable for any unsolicited information provided by the User. The User agrees that LeaderCrest may use or delete such unsolicited information the way LeaderCrest deems fit.


2. Disclosure/Non-disclosure

LeaderCrest may share the User's Personal Information within LeaderCrest or with any of its directors and employees and associates, Website hosting agency, business partners, service vendors, authorized third-party agents, or contractors located in any part of the world for the purposes of data processing, storage, or to provide a requested service or transaction, after ensuring that such entities are contractually bound by data privacy obligations.

LeaderCrest will seek the User's consent prior to using or sharing Personal Information for any purpose beyond the requirement for which it was originally collected.

LeaderCrest does not share the User's Personal Information with third parties for marketing purposes without seeking the User's prior permission.

When required, LeaderCrest may disclose Personal Information to external law enforcement bodies or regulatory authorities, in order to comply with legal obligations.


3. Cookies

LeaderCrest may or may not use cookies. Cookies are small text files that, like most other web servers, may be placed in the User's device that the User uses to access the Website. This is done to recognize the User's device during a session or in the User's future visits to the Website, primarily in order to provide better user experience.

Depending on the type and settings of the User's browser, cookies may be accepted by default. The User may change the settings of the User's browser to delete existing cookies or prevent future cookies from being automatically accepted. If the User disables cookies, certain parts and functions of our Website may not be available.


4. Changes

The User may access, update, or correct the User's Personal Information that LeaderCrest holds, including the User's profile and preferences. The User may do so in the corresponding sections where such information was provided. If the User has difficulty in updating or accessing the User's Personal Information as stated above, the User may contact LeaderCrest at privacy@leadercrest.com


5. Access, correction, objection of your Personal Information:

You may access, update, or correct your Personal Information that we hold, including your profile and preferences. You may do so in the corresponding sections where such information was provided. If you have difficulty in updating or accessing your Personal Information as stated above, you may contact us at privacy@leadercrest.com


6. Security

LeaderCrest adopts reasonable and appropriate security practices and procedures that includes administrative, physical security, and technical controls in order to safeguard the User's Personal Information.


7. Retention

LeaderCrest may retain the User's Personal Information as long as there is a business requirement, or if otherwise required under applicable laws.


8. Linked websites

LeaderCrest may provide links to third party websites and services, including LeaderCrest Founder's Blog, Strategy Musings. However, LeaderCrest is not responsible for the privacy statements, practices, or the contents of such third-party websites. The User must satisfy himself or herself about them prior to use of third party web sites and services.


9. Contact

If the User has any questions regarding LeaderCrest's privacy practices or this privacy statement, the User may contact LeaderCrest at the following contact address:
Privacy Executive,
LeaderCrest Academy Private Limited,
New No. 25, Old No. 15, Lakshmanan Street,
Mahalingapuram, Nungambakkam,
Chennai 600034, India
Phone: +91 44 28171235
Email: privacy@leadercrest.com


10. Updates

LeaderCrest may change the data privacy practices and update this privacy statement as and when the need arises, and the same may not always be made available on the Website. But LeaderCrest's commitment to protect the privacy of the Website users will continue to remain.