Data privacy notice for website visitors

The protection of your personal data is especially important to us. We therefore process your data in accordance with the lawful basis provided by the legal provisions (General Data Protection Regulation "GDPR", Data Protection Act "DPA"). With this data privacy notice we would like to inform you of the most important aspects pertaining to the processing of your personal data which we collect when you use our website. We would also like to explain some of the measures used to ensure the confidentiality of the transmitted data and to protect your privacy.

This data privacy notice applies to the websites of OPIRO ( We reserve the right to amend this data privacy notice without prior notice in order to adapt it to changed legal circumstances or changes to our range of services and products or data processing policy. Amendments enter into force when they are published on our website. Some pages may contain links to other providers within and outside OPIRO, to whom this data privacy notice does not apply. We do not accept any liability whatsoever for the contents of such sites.

Contact with us

If you establish contact with us by e-mail or by using the form provided on the website, the data provided are processed in order to handle the inquiry, to establish contact and for technical administration purposes.

We collect, process and use personal data on our website in order to offer you even better information, products and services and to align our business processes even more to our clients.

You can contact us at the following address if you have any questions regarding individual data processing activities or wish to exercise your rights:

OPIRO Consulting AG
Landstrasse 40
LI-9490 Vaduz

Telefon +423 399 21 00

Cookies / Web analytics

When you use the OPIRO website, access data (e.g. log files, IP address, date and time of access, name of the requested file, access status, page from which access is gained, top-level domain, web browser used, operating system used) are stored. We use these data for statistical purposes, for technical analysis, to improve the server infrastructure, to ascertain the frequency of access, and to draw conclusions about improving the user-friendliness and functionality of the website.

Our website uses what is known as cookies. Cookies are small text files that are saved by the browser on your computer. They do not cause any damage, but serve only to make it easier for you to use and individualize the website.

Some cookies remain stored on your computer until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser when you visit our website again. These include, for example, cookies which are technically necessary for the functioning of our website or which offer a service or option requested by you, e.g. a cookie that stores your personal settings, such as the language selected by you.

As we are at pains to constantly improve our website, we use cookies for website and performance analysis, i.e. cookies that give us statistics about the total number of visitors, the pages that were visited, etc. This does not enable our service provider to identify you or to come to any conclusions regarding your identity.

Our website can also be used without cookies. However, the functionality of our website may be limited if you do not allow or disable cookies. If you do not wish any cookies, you can change your browser settings to notify you when a cookie should be set, which will allow you to approve cookies on an ad hoc basis only. You can also set your web browser to automatically disable cookies. Please note that most browsers offer different options for protecting your privacy. As a rule, instructions for managing cookies in your browser are available in the browser's Help function or in the instruction manual for your computer.


On our websites we offer a newsletter that you can subscribe to. By registering for the newsletter, you give your consent for having your e-mail address stored in our database and for sending the newsletter. Your e-mail address is used solely for the purpose of sending our newsletter, marketing purpose or for other purpose that you have agreed to. You can cancel the newsletter subscription by sending information to the e-mail address .  

Data storage and data protection

When you visit our website, please note that the IP data of the telephone subscriber are stored in connection with cookies. Under certain circumstances, personal data such as the name and address of the visitor can also be collected (via input screens).

In accordance with the provisions of data protection law, visitors to our website are informed of every use of personal data collected on the website that goes beyond targeting. We collect, use and process personal data that are needed for the performance of a contract or the initiation of business contact or on the basis of your explicit consent, which can also be given electronically (e.g. when ordering brochures).

We collect, use and process personal data for the purposes indicated and in accordance with the following lawful basis. Where the processing of the data is based on your explicit consent (e.g. subscription to a newsletter), you can withdraw your consent at any time with future effect. Personal data provided to us via our website are only stored until the purpose for which they were provided has been achieved. If a contract is concluded, the data relating to the contractual relationship are stored until the expiry of the statutory safekeeping or limitation periods.

The data remain confidential during this process. The data are not disclosed to third parties, unless this is required to meet a request (e.g. the sending of brochures or newsletters by a service provider). Personal data are only used for the purpose given on the relevant page of our website where your data were collected. The use of state-of-the-art security software ensure that our IT infrastructure complies with international security standards.

When using the Internet to send transmissions from a computer, mobile phone or another device, it cannot by its nature be excluded that third parties can obtain access to your data and can draw inferences concerning a possible business relationship, or that personal data are transmitted to third countries without our support or knowledge.

We also have to point out that very sensitive information and data, in particular personal or account data, should only be transmitted via secure communication channels. The capture and/or transmission of personal or business data on our website is done voluntarily, without any assurances and in full knowledge of the associated risks. We do not accept any liability whatsoever for direct and indirect damage or loss incurred as a result of using our website, the digital services or their contents.

Legal basis and purposes of processing

Your data are processed for the purposes of a legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 (f) GDPR):

  • pursued by us, in processing your request, achieving the highest degree of stability and functionality for our website, effectively designing our website, preparing statistical analyses of visitor behavior for optimization and marketing purposes, ensuring the secure and user-friendly dispatch of our newsletter, engaging in targeted advertising or personalized direct advertising, or
  • where necessary, your data can also be processed for the purposes of performance of a contract or the initiation of business contact or on the basis of your explicit consent.

Your rights

You have the following data protection rights with regard to your personal data (Art. 15 to 21 GDPR):

5.1 Right of access

You can request information from us on whether and to what extent your personal data concerning you are being processed (e.g. categories of personal data concerned, purpose of processing, etc.)

5.2 Right to rectification, erasure and restriction of processing

You have the right to obtain without undue delay the rectification of inaccurate or incomplete personal data concerning you. In addition, your personal data must be erased if these data are no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or processed, you have withdrawn your consent or these data are being unlawfully processed. Furthermore, you have the right to obtain restriction of processing.

5.3 Right of withdrawal

You have the right to withdraw your consent for the processing of your personal data for one or more specific purposes at any time if processing is based on your explicit consent. This shall also apply to the withdrawal of declarations of consent that were submitted before the GDPR came into effect, i.e. before 25 May 2018. Please note that the withdrawal of consent is only effective for the future. Processing that was carried out before the withdrawal is not affected. The withdrawal does not have any effect on data processing based on other legal bases either.

5.4 Right to data portability

You have the right to receive your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and to have these data transmitted to another controller.

5.5 Right to lodge a complaint

You have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. You may also contact another supervisory authority of an EU or EEA member state, for example in your habitual residence, place of work or the place of an infringement of the GDPR.

The contact data for the competent supervisory authority are:

Data Protection Office Liechtenstein (DSS)
Städtle 38
P.O. Box
9490 Vaduz

Phone: +423 236 60 90

5.6 Right to object

In individual cases
If the processing of your personal data is carried out in the public interest or to safeguard the legitimate interests of OPIRO or a third party, you have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to this processing.

Direct marketing
You have the right to object informally to the use of your personal data for direct marketing purposes at any time. Where you object to this type of processing, we shall no longer process your personal data for such purposes.


Last update 9th of July 2018