Privacy Policy

Research and Ideate Studio Limited (trading as RI Studio) conducts international research for our clients. 

We collect data for legitimate commercial interest. We are a company that provides recommendations to commercial clients and non-profits based on human insight.

Whenever personal information is given to RI Studio by anyone, they are asked to consent its collection and used by RI Studio in accordance with this Privacy Notice. Personal data submitted online to RI Studio will not be disclosed to any third parties unless we are obliged to do so by law. 

We process your personal data in accordance with UK and EU Data Protection laws and have in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard your personal data.

This policy outlines how we collect, process and protect your personal data, and your rights with regards to your data.

You can contact RI Studio via our website

What data we collect

  • Website visitor information. This may include what you view, click on and access on our websites. This information may also include where you came to our site from. 
  • Contact details and personal information given by you and collected as part of screening for participation in qualitative research studies as well as any information you share as part of your participation in research.
  • Audio and visual recordings may be collected during the market research session. These recordings may be sent to the organisation or individual commissioning the research. RI will delete this content from our server after 12 months.

Sharing your data

We work closely with our research partners (recruiters) to deliver our services.  We have strict procedures and security features in place to ensure your information remains secure once we receive it. We only work with partners who also agree to adhere to our data processing processes. 

We may pass on your personal information if we have a legal obligation to do so, or if we have to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements. This may include disclosing to other companies and organisations in connection with fraud protection and credit risk reduction. We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.

Your rights

You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect. If you wish to exercise this right, please send your request to RI Studio via our website contact.

More information on your data protection rights can be found on the ICO website

Updates to this privacy policy

Any changes we make to our privacy policy will be posted here. 

Updated on 06 March 2020