Data protection

We attach great importance to protecting your data and maintaining your privacy. Below we will therefore inform you about the collection and use of personal data when you use our website.


The content contained on this website is protected by copyright for TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH. In particular, reproductions, translations, adaptations and storage and processing in other media, including those in electronic form, are protected by copyright. TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH, as the operator of the website, allows all content on its websites to be viewed and downloaded exclusively for private, non-commercial use. The content may not be used for public or commercial purposes. The content may not be changed or used on other websites or networked computers without the written permission of TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH. The reproduction of data or information, In particular, the use of texts, parts of texts or images requires prior written consent. For press inquiries and the editorial use of images, please contact the press contact (see imprint).

Warranty And Liability

The information on our website is created with the greatest care. At the same time, TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH strives to ensure that the information on the website is always up to date. However, TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH assumes no liability for their completeness or suitability for specific purposes. The liability of TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH in connection with the use of the website, regardless of the legal basis, is limited to damages caused by TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH or its vicarious agents or contractors intentionally, grossly negligently or in the event of a breach of essential contractual obligations caused by slight negligence. In cases of slight negligence, the liability of TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH is limited to the damage that is typical and foreseeable in comparable transactions of this type. Claims for damages based on guarantees or under the Product Liability Act remain unaffected.

Disclaimer For Third Party Sites

When linking to websites of other providers, TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH is not responsible for the content. If TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH discovers or is informed that an offer contains illegal content, the link will be removed to the extent that this is technically possible and reasonable.

Storage Of Access Data In Server Logfiles

You can visit our website without providing any personal information. We only store access data in so-called server log files, such as the name of the requested file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred and the requesting provider. This data is evaluated exclusively to ensure trouble-free operation of the site and to improve our offering and does not allow us to draw any conclusions about you personally.

We collect personal data if you voluntarily provide it to us as part of your interaction with our website, when you contact us, for example via a contact form or email. Which data is collected can be seen from the respective input forms; we adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data economy. We use the data you provide to process the contract and process your inquiries. After an interaction with us has been completed, your data will be blocked for further use and deleted after the tax and commercial law retention periods have expired in accordance with legal regulations, unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we agree to further use of the data Reserved, which is permitted by law. Your data can generally be deleted at any time during our business hours and can be done either by sending a message to the contact option described below or using a function provided for this purpose on the website.

Disclosure Of Personal Data

Your data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. The only exceptions to this are our service partners who we need to process the contractual relationship and if there is a legal obligation to pass it on or if the transfer is necessary for possible criminal prosecution and permitted by law. In these cases, we strictly adhere to the requirements of the Federal Data Protection Act and the GDPR. The amount of data transmission is limited to a minimum.

Data Protection Officer

Data stored by you will be deleted by TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH when we no longer need the data or when the legal or contractual retention period has expired. Of course, you have the option at any time to request the deletion of your data or to revoke the consent you have given to the use of your personal data with effect for the future. If you have any questions about the topic, please feel free to contact us.

Responsible body: TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH, Alexander Tsolkas, data protection officer, tec@tsolkas.com

Use Of Cookies

In order to make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted at the end of the browser session, i.e. after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit (persistent cookies). You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and decide individually whether to accept them or exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general. If you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

Contact Form

If you contact us using the contact form on our website, the data will be transmitted in encrypted form to ensure appropriate security of this data.

Social Plugins & Social Media

Our websites use so-called social media buttons. Since we attach great importance to protecting your data, we use the “Sharrif” solution from Heise. With this solution, the social media buttons of the corresponding platforms are only integrated into our websites as a graphic, which only establishes a connection to the respective provider and sends data to them when you click on the graphic. If you do not click on the graphic, no data will be exchanged between you and the providers of the social media buttons. If you are interested, you can find further information about this solution here: http://www.heise.de/ct/artikel/Shariff-Social-Media-Buttons-mit-Datenschutz-2467514.html

Further information about the collection and use of your data from social networks can be found in the data protection declarations and terms of use of the relevant providers.

We use the social media buttons from the following providers on our website:

Facebook Inc. (1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA) Link “Facebook Privacy Policy”: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/update Twitter Inc. (1355 Market Street, Suite 900 , San Francisco, CA 94103, USA) Link “Twitter Privacy Policy”: https://twitter.com/de/privacy Link “Changing the privacy settings on Twitter”: https://twitter.com/account/settings Instagram Inc. (1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA) Link “Instagram Privacy Policy”: https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388YouTube LLC (901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA; YouTube, LLC is a subsidiary of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, USA) Link “YouTube Privacy Policy”: https ://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

This website also uses plugins from the social media site YouTube, operated by Google, to display videos. When you visit one of our individual pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server is informed which of our individual pages you have visited. If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile, regardless of whether you click on a YouTube video or not. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

Use Of Google Analytics

There is no use of Google Analytics.

Use Of Google Maps

This website integrates maps from the Google Maps service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. By using these maps, Google also collects, processes and uses data about the use of the map functions by visitors. The terms of use of Google Maps can be found at this link: https://www.google.com/intl/de_de/help/terms_maps.html For further information about Google’s data processing, please also see Google’s data protection declaration at this link: https ://policies.google.com/privacy


In order to be able to process an application process, we collect and process personal data. This can also be done electronically if an applicant sends his application documents to us electronically, for example by email. If we conclude an employment contract with the applicant, all data transmitted in order to process the employment relationship will be stored in compliance with legal regulations. If we do not conclude an employment contract with the applicant, we will automatically delete the application documents two months after the rejection decision has been announced, unless deletion would conflict with other legitimate interests, such as a burden of proof in proceedings under the General Equal Treatment Act (AGG).


Children and young people under the age of 18 should not provide us with any personal data without the consent of their parents or legal guardians.

Competition Clubs

Organized associations of a large number of participants, so-called competition clubs, who simultaneously submit their entries for the competitions, distort the chances of other participants and prevent a fair chance for everyone else. For this reason, competition clubs are excluded from participating in competitions; the same applies to participation via automated services.

Your Rights

You have the right to receive free information about the data we have stored about you at any time and to revoke your consent to the processing of personal data at any time. You may also have the right to correct, delete, restrict processing and portability of this data. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority. For questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, for information, corrections, blocking or deletion of data as well as revocation of consent given or objection to a specific use of data as well as if you want the data concerning you to be handed over in a structured, common and machine-readable form ,

Right To Object

Every user of the TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH website has the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data, which is carried out on the basis of Article 6 (1) (e) or (f) of the GDPR. An objection also applies to profiling based on these provisions (profiling in this case means the creation, updating and use of profiles by collecting data obtained on the Internet, including on this website, and their analysis and evaluation).. The person responsible will no longer process the personal data concerning you unless he can demonstrate compelling legitimate reasons for the processing which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is based on the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims . If the relevant personal data of the user of the TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH website is processed in order to conduct direct advertising, the user of the TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH website has the right to object at any time to the processing of the personal data concerning him for this purpose of direct advertising, which also applies to profiling insofar as it is connected to such direct advertising. If you object to the processing for direct advertising purposes, the personal data relating to the user of the TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH website will no longer be processed for these purposes. The user of the TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH website has the opportunity to exercise their right of objection in connection with the use of information society services – regardless of Directive 2002/58/EC – by means of automated procedures using technical specifications.

Contact Option

TEC – Tsolkas Executive Consulting GmbH & Co. KG, data protection officer and press relations: Alexander Tsolkas tec@tsolkas.com

Sources: Facebook Disclaimer , Google Analytics data protection declaration , eRecht24 Google Adsense data protection declaration , Google +1 data protection declaration , Twitter data protection declaration