Terms & Conditions
PLEASE READ OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
What’s in these terms?
These terms tell you the rules for using our website https://executivenexus.com (our site).
Who we are and how to contact us
https://executivenexus.com is a site operated by Executive Nexus, a Trading Name of Aequitas Group Ltd. (“We”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 12198558 and have our registered office at 17 Hanover Square, London, United Kingdom, W1S 1BN. Our VAT number is 331493023. We are a limited company.
To contact us, please email [email protected].
By using our site you accept these terms
If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.
We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.
There are other terms that may apply to you
We may make changes to these terms
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated on 31/1/21.
We may make changes to our site
We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users’ needs and our business priorities.
We may suspend or withdraw our site
Our site is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
We may transfer this agreement to someone else
We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will always tell you in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.
You must keep your account details safe
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at [email protected] .
Do not rely on information on this site
The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
User-generated content is not approved by us
This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the site. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
How to complain about content uploaded by other users
If you wish to complain about content uploaded by other users, please contact us on here.
Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
- We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
- use of, or inability to use, our site; or
- use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
- In particular, we will not be liable for:
- loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
- business interruption;
- loss of data;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
- any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
How we may use your personal information
You may provide information such as your CV, an image of yourself, contact information, information on your preferences, role details and compensation data. We need to collect this data in order for us to make connections between you and relevant private equity investors, which is the purpose of the site.
When a connection is made between you and a private equity professional, which requires the prior agreement from both you and the private equity professional, we may share the contact data of both parties with each other.
If the private equity professional is a client of ours, when both parties agree to being connected we also provide the private equity investor with the ability to view your Executive Nexus profile, excluding compensation data.
Compensation data is only shared with our clients if you specifically agree to this.
We also may use your personal data to provide services to private equity. These services include assisting private equity in building world class networks of executives, finding C-level industry advisors on prospective acquisitions, and supporting with portfolio CEO succession.
We also may use your data to contact you with new potential connections, opportunities, content about a relevant topic and news about us.
We also may use your personal data to undertake research on our market, though this research will only be shared outside our organisation in a way which does not personally identify you, unless you have given your prior specific agreement.
Sharing information on our site
Our site allows you to share information in various ways, e.g. when you add to your profile, send messages, upload CVs etc. Information and content that you share or post may be seen by other users of our site and services. When you contribute information to the site, or make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use terms below.
You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
Any content/information you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content/information, but you are required to grant us a limited licence to use, store and copy that content/information and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you license to us are described in Rights you are giving us to use material you upload.
We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use terms.
You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.
We do not store terrorist content.
Notices and messages
You agree that we will provide notices and messages to you via the messaging function within the site and/or using your emails address, postal address or telephone number you have provided to us. You agree to keep you contact information up to date.
Rights you are giving us to use material you upload
When you upload or post content/information on our site, you grant us the following rights to use that content/information without further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or others:
- a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display the content and information in connection with the service provided by the website and across different media, including to promote the site or the service, forever;
- a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence for clients and partners to use the content for their purposes, forever.
We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
Which country’s laws apply to any disputes?
Our intellectual property rights
We reserve all of our intellectual property rights in our site and our services. The NEXUS logos (series of 3) are trade marks of Aequitas Group Ltd.
- not use the site in any unlawful manner, for any unlawful purpose, or in any manner inconsistent with these terms, or act fraudulently or maliciously, for example, by hacking into or inserting malicious code, such as viruses, or harmful data, into the website;
- provide only accurate information to us, and keep it updated;
- use your real name on your profile;
- not infringe our intellectual property rights or those of any third party in relation to your use of the site, including by the submission of any material (to the extent that such use is not licensed by these terms);
- not transmit any material that is defamatory, offensive or otherwise objectionable in relation to your use of the site;
- not use the site in a way that could damage, disable, overburden, impair or compromise our systems or security or interfere with other users;
- not disclose information that you do not have the right, or where required, consent to disclose such as confidential information of others; and
- not collect or harvest any information or data from the website or our systems.