Privacy Policy

This website belongs to Nesta –you can find our full details below.

Information displayed on this website was created By Nesta and Sage, and maps the landscape of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the UK. Together with the accompanying report, it provides a fine-grained picture of how such businesses are performing and changing.  

Nesta does not collect any Personal Data from users via this site.

This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

1 Cookies:

This site contains cookies, which record your activity and preferences when visiting the sites through the use of cookies.

The cookies we use tell us how you use the site and what pages you have visited. In pursuing this activity, we use our legitimate interest of improving the performance of the site, and to help us understand more about our customer’s interests and preferences, and to inform our marketing strategy. Some of these cookies are used for marketing purposes, and if you agree, will be used to send you tailored advertisements based upon your browsing history.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites you visit. They are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to site owners. Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through browser settings.

This site uses cookies that are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic features, such as logging into secure areas.

The site also uses performance cookies which collect information about how you use the site, such as how you are referred to it and how long you stay on certain pages. This information is aggregated and therefore anonymous and is used to improve the performance of the site. If you want, you can block cookies by changing the settings on your browser.  Please note that some of the features of the site may not work if you choose to block cookies.

We also use third party tracking cookies for marketing. These third parties help us to send you tailored advertisements about Nesta, that we think may be of interest to you, based on what parts of Nesta’s websites you have viewed. The advertisements will be shown to you on other search results pages, or on sites within Google’s or any other third party display network. We do not collect any identifiable information through the use of these third party marketing services.

If you do not wish to receive such advertisements, then you must deactivate these. For more information about cookies and how to manage your settings and opt-out of these features please our Cookie Policy.

2 Contacting us, exercising your rights and complaints

If you have any complaint about your data protection rights or this policy, then please email us using information@nesta.org.uk or write to us at 58 Victoria Embankment London EC4Y 0DS UK providing full details and we will investigate it. 

If you are unhappy with how any data rights request or complaint has dealt with you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner at Wycliff House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF or the following link. https://ico.org.uk/concerns or helpline: 0303 123 1113. 

3 Changes to the privacy policy

We may change this privacy policy from time to time.  You should check this policy occasionally to ensure you are aware of the most recent version that will apply each time you access this website.

Nesta, a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 7706036 and charity number 1144091.

Registered as a charity in Scotland number SC042833.

Registered office: 58 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DS

Email: information@nesta.org.uk

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