Privacy Policy

Your trust is important to us, which is why we take the issue of data privacy seriously and pay attention to providing adequate security. We observe, of course, the statutory provisions of the Swiss Federal Law on Data Protection (DSG) and other data protection provisions that may apply to us, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

So that you are aware of what personal information we collect from you, and for what purposes we use it, please take note of the following information.

The responsible authority (the Controller) in accordance with the data protection legislation, in particular the GDPR is:

Pureos Partners AG
Churerstrasse 47
8808 Pfäffikon

1. Your data subject rights

At any time, the following rights can be exercised using the contact details provided above:

  • Information about your data stored by us and how it is processed,
  • Correcting incorrect personal information,
  • Deletion of the data we store on you,
  • Restrictions on data processing, should we not yet be able to delete your information due to legal obligations,
  • The right to object against the processing of your data by us and
  • Data transferability/portability (i.e., to receive the personal information concerned in structured, commonly used and machine-readable format), provided you have consented to data processing or concluded a contract with us.

If you have provided us with your consent, you can withdraw this at any time with future effect.

2. Collecting general information on a visit to our website

Type and purpose of data processing:

When you access our website, i.e., even if you do not register or otherwise submit information, information of a general nature is automatically captured. This information (server log files) contains details about the type of web browser, operating system used, the domain name of your internet service provider, your IP address and similar data points. Apart from the IP address, this is purely information that is not identifiable to your person.

It will be used for the following purposes, in particular:

  • Ensuring problem-free access to our website,
  • Ensuring problem-free use of our website,
  • Evaluation of system security and stability as well as
  • For other administrative purposes.

We do not use your data to draw conclusions about you as a person. Information of this kind will only be statistically evaluated by us, if needed, in order to optimize our website and its underlying technology.

Legal basis (if required):

Data processing takes place in accordance with applicable law on the basis of our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website.


Recipients of the data may be, as the case may be, technical service providers that are active in the operation and maintenance of our website as a data processor.

Storage period:

Data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer required for the purpose it was collected for. This is essentially the case for the data that serves to provide the website when the particular session ends.

Provision prescribed or required:

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is neither legally nor contractually prescribed. However, without an IP address, the service and the functionality of our website is not guaranteed. In addition, individual services may be unavailable or restricted.

3. Collecting personal data to comply with legal and regulatory obligations

Type and purpose of data processing:

We may, where required and appropriate, process your following personal data and personal data of third parties:

  • Contact information such as last name, first name, date and place of birth, email address, telephone number(s), and residential address;
  • Identification information such as tax identification number(s), country of tax residence(s), signature, nationality, and passport details;
  • Information on your regulatory status, on your financial situation as well as your knowledge and experience in financial matters which information is used for determining whether you are a qualified or non-qualified investor; and
  • IT data such as information obtained through the use of cookies including device type, and IP address.

Legal basis (if required):

This use of your personal data is necessary for the performance of your contract with us. Further, this use of your personal data is necessary in order for us to comply with our legal or regulatory obligations.

Storage period:

Data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer required for the purpose it was collected for.

4. Cookies

Type and purpose of data processing:

Like many other websites, we use so-called ‘cookies’. Cookies are small text files that are transferred from a website server to your hard drive. We therefore automatically obtain certain data such as IP address, browser used, operating system and your connection to the internet.

Cookies cannot be used to start programs or transmit viruses to a computer. On the basis of the information contained in cookies, we can make it easier for you to navigate our web pages and enable the correct display of them.

We will not link this to personal data without your consent.

You can view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can disable the use of cookies at any time via your browser settings. Please use the help functions of your internet browser to learn how to change these settings. Please keep in mind though that individual features of our website may not work if you have disabled the use of cookies.

Storage period and cookies used:

Should you allow us to use cookies through your browser settings or by providing your consent, the following cookies can be used on our web pages:

Besides cookies that are only used during a session and deleted after your visit of the website (“session cookies”), we may use cookies in order to save user configurations and other information for a certain time period (e.g., two years) (“permanent cookies”).

As far as these cookies can (also) relate to personal data, we inform you in the following sections.

You can delete individual cookies or your complete cookie set with your browser settings. In addition, you can receive information and instructions on how these cookies can be deleted or storing them can be blocked in advance. Depending on the provider of your browser, you will find the necessary information under the following links:

5. Contact options

We offer you the opportunity on our website to get in contact with us via email and/or via a contact form. In this case, the information provided by the user is saved for the purpose of processing their query. There will be no merging of such data with data that may be collected by other parts of our site.

6. Use of Google Analytics 4

Based on our legitimate interests, we use Google Analytics 4, a web analytics service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, or if you are a habitual resident of the EU/EEA or Switzerland, Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (Google).

Google Analytics 4 uses cookies that are stored on your end device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) and enable an analysis of your use of our website. This enables us to evaluate the usage behaviour on our website and to make our offer more interesting by means of the statistics/reports obtained.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States or Ireland.

We use the User ID feature. User ID allows us to assign a unique, persistent ID to one or more sessions (and the activities within those sessions) and to analyse user behaviour across devices.

With Google Analytics 4, the anonymization of IP addresses is activated by default. This means that your IP address is shortened by Google within Switzerland or the EU/EEA before being transmitted to the USA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.

Google uses this information to evaluate your use of our website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide us with other services related to website and internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics 4 will not be merged with other Google data, according to Google. When you visit our website, your user behavior is recorded in the form of events (such as page views, language settings, your “click path”, interaction with the website) as well as other data such as your approximate location (region), technical information about your browser and the end devices you use or the referrer URL, i.e. via which website / advertising material you came to our website.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your website use (including your IP address) by Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser add-on available at the following link to deactivate Google Analytics 4:

This sets an opt-out cookie that prevents the future collection of your data when you visit our website. In order to prevent the collection by Google Analytics 4 across different devices, you must perform the opt-out on all end devices used.

An overview of the data use in Google Analytics 4 and the measures taken by Google to protect your data can be found at:

Further information on the terms of use of Google Analytics 4 and on data protection at Google can be found at and

7. Use of script libraries (Google Webfonts)

Type and purpose of data processing:

In order to make our content shown correctly and graphically appealing no matter the browser, on this website we use Google Web Fonts from Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; hereinafter Google) for displaying text.

The privacy policy of the library operator Google can be found here:

Legal basis (if required under applicable law):

The legal basis for the inclusion of Google Webfonts and the associated transfer of data to Google is your consent.


Viewing script or font libraries automatically triggers a connection to the operator of the library. It is theoretically possible that in this the operator, in this case Google, collects data – – but it is currently unclear whether they do, and if so, for what purposes.

Storage duration:

We collect no personal data by including Google Webfonts.

Further information on Google Web Fonts can be found on and in the privacy policy of Google:

Transfer to third countries:

Google processes your data in the United States and is subject to the EU-US privacy shield:

Provision prescribed or required:

The provision of personal data is neither legally nor contractually prescribed. However, without this, the correct presentation of content in standard fonts is not possible.

Withdrawing consent:

The programming language JavaScript is regularly used to display content. You can object to the data processing by disabling JavaScript in your browser or installing a JavaScript blocker. Please keep in mind that this can lead to restrictions in the functioning of the website.

8. Use of Google Maps

Type and purpose of data processing:

On this website we use the Google Maps service. Google Maps is operated by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (Google). This allows us to display interactive maps directly on the webpage and allows you to easily use the mapping function.

Further information on data processing by Google can be found in Google’s privacy notices. You can change your own data privacy settings in the privacy center there.

Comprehensive instructions on the use of your own data in combination with Google products can be found here: .

Legal basis (if required under applicable law):

The legal basis for the inclusion of Google Maps and the associated transfer of data to Google is your consent.


By visiting the website, Google receives information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. This is done regardless of whether Google provides a user account that you are logged into, or whether there is no user account. If you are logged into Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account.

Should you not want the data to be assigned to your profile on Google, you must log out of Google before activating the button. Google stores your data as user profiles and uses it for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or adjusting the design of its website in line with demand. Such an evaluation is done in particular (even for users not logged in) to provide needs-based advertising and to inform other users of a social network about your activities on our website. You have a right to object against the formation of these user profiles, but you must direct this objection to Google.

Storage period:

We collect no personal data through the inclusion of Google Maps.

Transfer to third countries:

Google processes your data in the United States.

Withdrawing consent:

If you do not want Google to collect, process or use data on you via our website, you can disable JavaScript in your browser settings. In this case our website cannot be used though or can only be used with restrictions.

Provision prescribed or required:

The provision of your personal data takes place voluntarily, solely on the basis of your consent (if required under applicable law). If you prevent access, this can cause restrictions in the functioning of the website.

9. LinkedIn Plugin

Our site uses the LinkedIn Share Plugin of the LinkedIn social network – by LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland. Should you activate this button, your browser joins with LinkedIn to perform the functions of the plugin. In this no personal information from you is saved by LinkedIn, and your use is not recorded with a cookie. For more information, please consult the LinkedIn Privacy Policy on For the general way to deal with and deactivate cookies, we also refer you to our general description in this privacy policy.

10. SSL encryption

To protect the security of your data during transmissions, we use the latest state of the art encryption methods (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.

11. Data transfer and transfer of personal data abroad

In the context of our business activities and in line with the purposes of the data processing set out in this privacy policy, we may transfer personal data to third parties, insofar as such a transfer is permitted and we deem it appropriate, in order for them to process personal data for us or, as the case may be, their own purposes. In particular, the following categories of recipients may be concerned:

  • our service providers (within the Pureos Group – as defined below – or externally, such as e.g. banks, paying agents), including processors (such as e.g. IT providers);
  • domestic and foreign authorities or courts;
  • affiliates of the Pureos Group (such as Pureos Bioventures 2 GP (Guernsey) Limited and/or BB Pureos Bioventures GP (Guernsey) Limited and/or their respective Limited Partnerships, all with registered office at PO Box 255, Trafalgar Court, Les Banques, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 3QL);

together the Recipient(s).

Certain Recipients may be within the EEA, the UK, Guernsey or Switzerland but they may be located in any country worldwide. In particular, you must anticipate your data to be transmitted to any country in which the Pureos Group is represented by affiliates, branches or other offices as well as to other countries like the USA where our service providers are located.

If a Recipient is located in a country without adequate statutory data protection, we require the Recipient to undertake to comply with data protection (for this purpose, we use the revised European Commission’s standard contractual clauses, which can be accessed here:, unless the Recipient is subject to a legally accepted set of rules to ensure data protection and unless we cannot rely on an exception. An exception may apply for example in case of legal proceedings abroad, but also in cases of overriding public interest or if the performance of a contract requires disclosure or if you have consented.

12. Changes to our privacy policy

We reserve the right to adapt this privacy policy so that it always meets the current legal requirements or to reflect changes to our services in the privacy policy, for example with the introduction of new services. The new privacy policy then applies to your next visit.

13. Contact address and responsibility

If you have any questions about data protection, please write us an email or use the contact details (of the Controller) provided at the beginning of this privacy Policy.