Founders Intelligence is a specialist digital consultancy which helps the world’s leading companies to reimagine how they capture growth by helping them set and deliver innovation strategies.

Founders Intelligence respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information. We ask that you read this privacy notice carefully as it contains important information on who we are, how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information through your use of this website or in relation to services that we provide, your rights in relation to your personal information and on how to contact us and supervisory authorities in the event you have a complaint.

What does this privacy notice cover?

Specifically, this privacy notice covers personal information we collect: (1) in connection with the consultancy services we provide (“Services”), and (2) when you visit our website at (“Website”).

Our Website and Services are 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 information about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.

Who collects information about you?

Founders Intelligence Limited (“Founders Intelligence”) collects, uses and is responsible for certain personal information about you. When we do so we are responsible as ‘data controller’ of that personal information.

Our Operations Lead 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, please contact the Operations Lead at [email protected].

Any references to the “Founders Forum Group” in this privacy notice shall include (i) Founders Forum LLP, (ii) subsidiaries of Founders Forum LLP (as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006), (iii) current and future portfolio companies of Founders Forum LLP (i.e. where they own less than 50% of the company), and (iv) associated companies of Founders Forum LLP, including firstminute Capital and Founders Factory.

Useful terms

We use various terms throughout this privacy notice and some of these are explained below to help you when you read it:

Clients” means any of our clients (including the individuals working for our clients) to whom we provide Services. Clients also include prospective clients, such as contacts who we have communicated with but have not yet engaged us to provide Services.

Supplier” means those external vendors and suppliers that provide services to Founders Intelligence.

Personal information” (or “personal data”) means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (i.e. anonymous data).


This section applies to personal information we collect and process about you in connection with our Services.

What personal information do we collect?

A. Clients

As a Client, we collect personal information about you, or individuals at your organisation, in the course of our initial discussions with you and providing Services to you. This information typically includes.

  • Contact details, such as your name, job title, telephone number and email address.
  • Other information, such as marketing preferences, our contact history with you and any relevant information which you or someone in your organisation chooses to share with us.

B. Suppliers

We need a small amount of personal information from our Suppliers to ensure that our contract runs smoothly. This information typically includes:

  • Contact details of relevant individuals within your organisation, such as name, job title, telephone number and email address.
  • Bank details, so that we can pay for the services you provide (if this is part of the contractual arrangements between us).
  • Any other information that someone in your organisation has chosen to tell us from time to time.