Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement

Information about the gathering of personal data

Below we inform about the processing of personal data in the context of the use of the website


The party responsible in accordance with Art. 4 (7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DS-GVO) is the echion Corporate Communication AG, Curt-Frenzel-Str. 10, 86167 Augsburg,

Data Protection Officer

You can reach our data protection officer at

Provision of the website and log files

While using our website, the following data is transmitted to us via your internet browser, which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you, to optimize the website and to ensure stability and security:

  • requesting IP address
  • HTTP-status code
  • browser type and version used

This data is deleted after 30 days at the latest. The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f DS-GVO. Being operator of the website our legitimate interests as the responsible website operator arise from the above purposes.


We use your personal data to fill vacancies and, in individual cases with your consent, to include you in the echion applicant pool.

We process private contact data (first and last name, address, telephone, e-mail), curriculum vitae (incl. application photo, school, further education and training, previous employers), references (school, training and work references) as part of the application process.).

The legal basis for processing the data is Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. b DS-GVO, respectively § 26 BDSG. In the case of inclusion in the applicant pool the legal basis is your consent (Art. 6 (1 lit. a DS-GVO).

Your application data will only be forwarded internally to the departments involved in filling the vacancy.

The data will be deleted 6 months after completion of the application process. If you consented to the inclusion of your application data in the echion applicant pool your data will be deleted 1 year after the completion of the application process.

There is neither a legal nor a contractual obligation to provide the personal data. Failure to provide the personal data would mean that you cannot be considered in the application process.

Contact / contact form

When you contact us by e-mail or via contact form the data you provide (e-mail address, name, telephone number, company) will be processed by us in order to deal with your request. the data you provide (e-mail address, name, telephone number, company) will be processed by us in order to deal with your request. The legal basis is Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit f. DS-GVO. Our legitimate interest is to enable you to contact our company in an uncomplicated and quick manner and to answer your request.

If your contact is aimed at concluding a contract, Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DS-GVO is also the legal basis for data processing. In this context, we use your data, in particular the e-mail address, for direct advertising of our products and services based on Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f DSGVO. You can object to the use of your data for the purpose of direct advertising at any time with effect for the future.


Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Ireland Ltd. Google Analytics uses web storage in the browser, tracking pixels and so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by this about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If the IP anonymization is activated on this website, however, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator.

The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link. The current link is

Furthermore, you can prevent the processing of your data by Google Analytics in the settings for the Consent Banner.Furthermore you can refuse the processing of your data via Google Analtics in the consent-banner settings.

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()”. This means that IP addresses are processed in abbreviated form, which means that personal references can be ruled out. Insofar as the data collected about you has a personal reference, this is therefore immediately excluded and the personal data is deleted immediately.

We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our website. The statistics obtained allow us to improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user.

The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is your consent (Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit a DS-GVO).

For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the U.S., the data transfer is based on standard contractual clauses, viewable at

The users’ personal data stored by tracking will be deleted or anonymized as soon as it is no longer needed for our recording purposes. In our case, this happens after 26 months to ensure comparability of 2 consecutive years..

Third Party Provider Information:

Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

User terms and conditions:

Data protection overview:

Privacy statement


Technically necessary cookies

Borlabs Cookie Consent Tool

Our website uses Borlabs Cookie Consent technology to obtain your consent to store certain cookies in your browser and to document this consent in a privacy-compliant manner. The provider of this technology is Borlabs – Benjamin A. Bornschein, Rübenkamp 32, 22305 Hamburg (hereinafter Borlabs).

When you enter our website, a Borlabs cookie is stored in your browser, in which the consents you have given or the revocation of these consents are stored. This data is not shared with the Borlabs cookie provider.

The collected data is stored until you request us to delete it or delete the Borlabs cookie yourself, or until the purpose for storing the data no longer applies. Details on the data processing of Borlabs Cookie can be found at

The use of Borlabs Cookie Consent Technology is based on our interest as website operators to obtain the legally required consent for the use of cookies. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Polylang Cookie

For the multilingualism of our website we use the program Polylang. Polylang is a product of WP SYNTEX, 28, rue Jean Sebastien Bach, 38090 Villefontaine, France. Cookies from Polylang are set exclusively to recognize and record the language used or chosen by the user. These cookies remain stored for one year and are then deleted. For more information on privacy compliance, click here:

The use of the Polylang coockie is based on our interest as website operator to offer our users a comfortable website. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Your rights

To execute your rights please contact us by e-mail at or by mail at echion Corporate Communication AG, Curt-Frenzel-Str. 10, 86167 Augsburg, Germany.

Your rights regarding to our processing of your personal data include:

  • Right to information
  • Right to correction or deletion
  • Right to restriction the processing
  • Right to object the processing
  • Right to data portability

Note on the revocation of consent

A person concerned has the right to revoke his or her declaration of consent under data protection law at any time by contacting us. The legitimacy of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation is not affected by this.

Note on complaining to a supervisory authority

Additionally, you have the right to file a complaint to the data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us. The data protection supervisory authority responsible for us is the „Bayerisches Landesamt für Datenschutzaufsicht“ in Ansbach, Germany.

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