Privacy

Professor Alfredo Saad-Filho is an academic and author. This website exists to disseminate and promote Professor Saad-Filho’s work and ideas, and encourage conversation about them. Data collection via this website may happen in the following ways and for the following purposes:

Data gathered by this website

We gather and use limited information about individuals who use this website. We use this information to better understand how visitors use this website; and to present timely and relevant information to visitors.

We may collect the following information:

  • Website usage data
  • User data such as your IP address and details of your browser and device

Data you send voluntarily via the website's contact form

We may collect the following information via its contact and enquiry form features (use of these features is optional):

  • Your name
  • Your email address
  • Other written information related to your enquiry that you provide

How we use this data

Collecting this data helps us to better understand Professor Saad-Filho’s audience.

Specifically, we may use data:

  • For our own internal records
  • To improve this website
  • To contact you in response to a specific enquiry
  • To customise the website for you
  • To send you updates about Professor Saad-Filho’s work
  • To contact you via email for research purposes


We will not share your personal information with or sell it to third-party marketers.

Service partners

We may use the following third-party service providers named below to process and store your data:

  • Mailchimp (The Rocket Science Group, LLC), which we use to manage email subscriber lists and send emails to subscribers. Subscribers can unsubscribe at any time by using the ‘Unsubscribe’ button in the footer of every email. Read Mailchimp’s privacy policy >
  • Google LLC, whose Google Analytics service we use to measure the performance of this website.
  • Siteground, which hosts this website.
  • Ibericode, whose WordPress software (and associated add-ons) we use to manage the content of this website.

We will not share your personal information with any other third-party unless we have your permission or the law requires us to. Any personal information we hold about you is stored and processed in accordance with the UK’s Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

At any time, visitors can request to see any data held about them and for that data to be rectified, erased or blocked. This privacy policy is effective as of 15 April 2020. Any changes or updates to this privacy policy will be published on this page.