Privacy Statement

The Boas Group (Boas-Yakhin Holding SA and its subsidiaries) is the operator of the websites and is therefore responsible for the collection, processing and use of your personal data. Therefore, he is in charge of ensuring that the data processing complies with the applicable data protection legislation.


We attach great importance to your trust, which is why we take data protection very seriously and ensure appropriate security. Of course, we comply with the legal provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (DPA), the Ordinance on the Federal Data Protection Act (OLPD), the Federal Telecommunications Act (FTA) and other data protection provisions of Swiss or EU legislation that may be applicable, in particular the General Data Protection Regulations (GDR).

If you wish to know the nature of the personal data (about you) that we collect and for what purposes we use it, please read the information below carefully.

Our data protection service can be reached at the following address: privacy@boas.ch


I. Data processing in connection with our websites

1. Consultation of our websites

When you visit our sites, our servers temporarily record each access in a log file. The following technical data is then recorded, in principle as for any connection to a web server, without any intervention on your part and stored by us until it is automatically deleted at the latest after 12 months:

    the IP address of the computer accessing the site,
    the date and time of access,
    the website from which you accessed our site (original URL) and any search keywords used,
    the name and URL of the file consulted,
    the status code (e. g. error message),
    the name of the country,
    the browser you are using (type, version and language),
    the communication protocol used (e. g. HTTP/1.1)

The purpose of collecting and processing this data is to enable the use of our websites (establishing a connection), to guarantee the long-term security and stability of the system and to optimise our online offer, as well as for internal statistical purposes. These processing operations are based on our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DGPS.

The IP address is also analysed together with other data for recognition and defence purposes in the event of attacks on the network infrastructure or other unauthorised or abusive uses of the website, and may also be used in legal proceedings for identification purposes and in civil and criminal proceedings against the user in question. These processing operations are based on our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DGPS.

2. Connection to third party websites

Our websites contain links to third party websites that may be of interest to you. By activating these links, you may leave our sites. The Boas Group has no control over the websites of third parties and can under no circumstances be held responsible for the content and operation of these websites. The risk or danger that may arise from connecting to or viewing third party sites is solely the responsibility of the user.

3. Use of our contact form

You have the possibility to use a form to contact us. For this purpose, the following information is required:

    first and last name
    mailing address
    email address
    message

We only use this data, as well as your telephone number (optional fields), to be able to answer your contact request in the best and most personalized way. The processing of these data is therefore necessary for the execution of pre-contractual measures in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 letter b DGPS or is based on our legitimate interest in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DGPS, respectively.

4. Subscribe to our newsletter

You have the possibility, on our websites, to subscribe to our newsletter. To do this, you must register and provide the following data:

    title
    first and last name
    email address
    language
    company

The above data are essential for data processing, but only the email address is required (the other fields are optional). We process this data exclusively for the purpose of personalizing the information and offers we send you and to better adapt them to your interests.

By registering, you consent to the processing of the data you have provided in this context, with a view to sending the newsletter regularly to the address you have provided.