Purpose of this privacy notice
This privacy notice aims to give you information on how Foresight collects and processes your personal data through your use of this website, including any data you may provide through this website, or when you request information about other products or services from Foresight or otherwise communicate with us, when we provide our products and services to you, when information and personal data is provided to us relating to our investment business and when you seek employment with Foresight, including submitting a CV or job application. This website is not intended for children and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children.
It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements these other notices and is not intended to override them.
Foresight Group LLP or another member of the Foresight Group is the controller and responsible for your personal data (collectively referred to as "Foresight", "we", "us" or "our" in this privacy notice).
The Foresight Group (also referred to as Foresight or Group) is made up of different legal entities, including our holding companies and ultimate holding company, partnerships, subsidiaries and affiliates, with the principal entities being Foresight Group LLP, Foresight Promoter LLP and Foresight Group CI Limited, together with the following Funds: John Laing Environmental Assets Group Limited (or JLEN), Foresight Solar Fund Limited, Foresight VCT PLC, Foresight 4 VCT PLC and Foresight Solar & Technology VCT PLC. This privacy notice is issued on behalf of the Foresight Group so when we mention "Foresight", "we", "us" or "our" in this privacy notice, we are referring to the relevant company within the Foresight Group responsible for processing your data. In some cases, a member of the Foresight Group acts as a processor of personal data relating to investments in separate legal entities, such as venture capital trusts, established by the Foresight Group as vehicles for investment products. In such cases the venture capital trust or other legal entity will be the controller of the personal data relating to its investors. This privacy notice applies to such data and the relevant Foresight Group company processes such data on behalf of the controller in accordance with this privacy notice. Foresight Group LLP is responsible for this website. We may share your personal data with any of the entities in the Foresight Group, some of which are located outside the United Kingdom and the European Economic Area, as further described in section 6 below.
Our GDPR Panel is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights (including any opt-out mentioned in this privacy notice), please contact them using the details set out below.
Our full details are:
- Group Contact Name: ISMS & GDPR Panel (“GDPR Panel”)
- Group Contact Postal Address: Foresight Group LLP, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG
- Group Contact Telephone Number: 0203 667 8100
- Group Contact Email Address: DProtection@foresightgroup.eu
- Name of Legal Entity: Foresight Group LLP (No. OC300878: registered in England and Wales and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority)
- Address: Foresight Group LLP, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG
- Name of Legal Entity: Foresight Group Holdings Limited (No. 51521: registered in Guernsey and authorised and regulated by Guernsey Financial Services Commission); and
- Name of Legal Entity: Foresight Group CI Limited (No. 51471: registered in Guernsey and authorised and regulated by Guernsey Financial Services Commission)
- Address: Dorey Court, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2HT
- Name of Legal Entity: Foresight Group Luxembourg S.A. (No. A00002875 (AIFM) and S00001082 (AIFMD): registered in Luxembourg and authorised and regulated by Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier, Luxembourg)
- Address: Foresight Group Luxembourg S.A., 19-21 Route d'Arlon, Serenity Building Bloc C, L-8009 Strassen, Luxembourg
- Name of Legal Entity: Foresight Group Italy S.R.L. (No. 11859671007: registered in Italy)
- Address: Foresight Group Italy S.R.L., Piazza Barberini, 52, 00187 Rome, Italy
- Name of Legal Entity: Foresight Group Iberia S.L. (No. B-67268383: registered in Spain)
- Address: Foresight Group Iberia S.L., Calle Monte Esquinza 30, 28010, Madrid Spain
If you have a complaint relating to such data, please contact the GDPR Panel by email, telephone or post at the above address. You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk) or the equivalent authorities in non-UK jurisdictions. We would, however, prefer to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO or other competent authority so please contact us in the first instance.
Changes to the privacy notice and your duty to inform us of changes
This version was last updated on 18 December 2020 and previous versions can be obtained by contacting us. We may modify this privacy notice at any time but will provide advance notice of any material changes by either posting a notice to you or via our websites or by email to provide you with the opportunity to review these changes and choose whether or not to continue using our products or services.
It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.
Who we are
Foresight Group LLP, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”), ref no. 198020 and headquartered in The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG, is a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager which has been managing investment funds on behalf of institutional and retail investors for more than 30 years.
Foresight Group CI Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission, ref no. 2006518 and headquartered in Dorey Court, Admiral Park, St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1 2HT.
Foresight has large and growing networks of relationships with investors and their advisers, including institutional investors and Family Offices Worldwide and many High Net Worth and retail investors and their independent financial advisers, predominantly in the UK. In order to generate potential deal flow and identify suitable investment opportunities in the above-mentioned sectors, Foresight has similarly developed large and growing networks with a variety of parties including corporate financiers, accounting firms, lawyers, banks, brokers, non-executive directors, consultancies and infrastructure and private equity industry participants, principally in the UK, mainland Europe, Australia and the USA.
Foresight currently has some £6.5 billion of assets under management across a number of funds, including Stock Exchange Listed Vehicles, OEICs, Limited Partnerships, Inheritance Tax Schemes (ITSs), Enterprise Investment Schemes (EISs) and Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs).