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metaBeratung GmbH privacy statement

We, metaBeratung would like to provide you with detailed information on the processing of your personal data (“data”) in compliance with Article 62 of the General Data Protection Regulation of the EU (EU-GDPR). 

The EU-GDPR requires us to meet to a number of reasonable obligations to ensure the protection of your data during processing. We are happy to meet these obligations. 

We are happy to provide you with our latest Data-Processing-Agreement. Please contact: neubauer(at)

In the following, we would like to explain which personal data we process for which purpose, and point out your rights in this respect.


Purposes of processing

The processing of your data is required for the settlement of contractual services. 

We process your data for the following purposes:

-> according to Article 6 sect. 1b) of the EU-GDPR, based on the contract you entered into with us:

  • Collection of address data for preparation of invoices for services rendered
  • Collection of address data for maintaining our CRM system
  • Provision of login data for participation in online assessment and testing

or if your employer has not concluded an agreement for contract data processing with metaBeratung GmbH

-> according to Article 6 sect. 1a) of the EU-GDPR, based on your consent:

  • Sending of interesting information about products and activities
  • Collection of address data for preparation of invoices for services rendered
  • Collection of address data for maintaining our CRM system
  • Provision of login data for participation in online assessment and testing



Transmission to third countries

For the provision of our services, the information is stored at, processed at and transmitted to locations within the United States, i.e. also to locations outside your country of residence.

EU-US Privacy Shield

As regards transmitting data from the EU, the European Economic Area, we apply a number of legal mechanisms, including contracts with our users. In relation to the collection, use and storage of personal data from the European Union, the European Economic Area, to the United States, we follow the provisions of the Privacy Shield Framework between the EU, Switzerland and the United States. For more information on the Privacy Shield, please visit

Duration of processing

We only process your data as long as this is necessary in order to fulfill our contract or the applicable legislation, and for maintaining our relationship with you.

Business documents are stored for a maximum of 6 resp. 10 years based on the guidelines of the commercial code and the tax code.

As long as you do not object, we will use your data to maintain and intensify our trustful business relationships for mutual benefit.

Should you desire the deletion of your data, we will delete your data immediately, unless this is in breach of any legal duties to preserve records.

Your rights as a person concerned

Based on the EU-GDPR, you have the right to:

  • information on the processing of your data
  • correction or deletion of your data
  • restriction of the processing (only storage possible)
  • revoke the processing
  • data portability
  • revoke your consent with effect for the future
  • lodge a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority is based in your federal state. Here you can find a list of supervisory authorities:

External links

Our website also contains references (links) to websites operated by third parties. These are usually identified by providing the Internet address of the website. We do not have any influence over the content or design of these websites, and therefore are unable to include Internet sites operated by third parties in our privacy statement.

Communications or utilisation data

You can visit our Internet website without us finding out who you are. The only information we record for statistical and internal system-based purposes is your shortened IP address and the time of your visit, the amount of transferred data, the pages you visit, the site from which you accessed our website, and the browser you use. Should any of this information allow us to draw conclusions regarding any personal details, this information is, of course, subject to the rules and regulations of data privacy. The data will not be personalised.

Obtaining personal data

We use and process the data we obtain solely for order processing purposes and to process your enquiries and requests. Personal data refers to individual details concerning personal and factual circumstances such as your name, address and email address. We will only take this information with your voluntary and explicit agreement, and by doing so indicate that you agree to our using and processing it. To us it is a given that we only take the minimum information required to provide these offers. If we ask you for any further details, then this will be only be as an aid to communication with you or to improve our service.

E-mail contact

If you provide us with your email address, we will also communicate with you by email. If you no longer desire to receive such information you can, of course, withdraw your consent at any time. In this instance, please send a short message to the postal or email address provided.

If you wish you contact us by email, please note that we are unable to guarantee the confidentiality of any information you provide. There is a chance that the content of emails may be seen by third parties. We therefore advise that any confidential information only be sent by post.

Comments and contributions

If you add any comments to the blog or provide any other contributions, your IP address will be saved. This is for our safety in the event of anyone posting illegal content in comments and contributions (insults, illegal political propaganda etc.). If this happens, we could be held accountable for the comment or contribution, and would therefore be interested in the author's identity. However, the IP addresses of any comments are deleted as soon as we have read them, usually on the same day.


If you would like to subscribe to our newsletter, please enter your full e-mail address where the newsletter should be sent to. Please also state your pre- and surname (mandatory). With entering your e-mail address, you give us your consent that we are allowed to use it for our regular newsletter mailings so you will be up-to-date with any news around our services we offer.

By confirming receipt of the first automatically generated e-mail for your newsletter subscription as well as by opening any E-mail newsletter sent by us, the following data will be automatically transmitted to us: 

  • which subscriber has opened the newsletter or links contained in the newsletter (including number of clicks)
  • Time of subscription and potentially, if subscribers have signed off
  • potentially rejected e-mails (i.e. if an e-mail account is cramped or not existing)

These data will be used to manage our newsletter distribution. We will analyse them for statistical reasons to be able to adjust our services to our customers‘ needs. With subscribing to our newsletter, you agree to this. Your data will not be used for any other purpose nor will they be given to a third party. Of course, you have the possibility to sign-off of our newsletter subscription list at any time and to withdraw the given consent going forward. Please just click on the relevant link (sign-off) which you will find in the newsletter.


We use cookies to improve our web offers. Cookies are text information files that your browser saves on your computer when you open one of our Internet pages. We use cookie technology in order to tailor our Internet pages to preferred areas of interest. If you want to prevent the use of cookies, you can configure your browser to reject them. Please refer to the instructions provided by your browser provider to find out how to do this.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses text filed called cookies that are saved on your computer and analyse how you use the Internet website. The information provided by the cookie on the way you use this website (including your IP address, although this is made anonymous by the method _anonymizeIp() so you can no longer be associated with a connection) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the Internet website, to compile reports on activities on the website for the website operators, and to provide other services in association with use of the website and Internet. Google might pass this information on to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process the data on behalf of Google. Google will never associate your IP address with other Google data. You can configure your browser to prevent the installation of cookies. However, please note that if you do, you might not be able to use all of the functions on this website in full. By using this Internet website, you declare that you agree for the data collected about you to be processed by Google in the manner described above and for the above purpose.

You can stop Google Analytics from collecting this data in future by installing a deactivation add-on ( for your browser.

As an alternative to the browser add-on or for browsers on mobile devices, please click on the following link to prevent Google Analytics from gathering information on this Internet site in future (the opt-out will only work in this browser and this domain). An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you will have to click on this link again.

You will find further information on the terms of use and data privacy at or


On this website, the "XING Share Button" is used. If you access this website, your browser will connect to servers of XING AG ("XING") with which "XING Share Button" functions (the calculation / display of the count value in particular) are connected. XING does not collect personally identifiable information from you from linking to this website. XING stores no particular IP addresses. There is no analysis of your usage behavior over the use of cookies in connection with the "XING Share Button". The current data protection information on the "XING Share Button" and additional information are available on our website:


On our site, we apply components of the network LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a service of LinkedIn Corporation 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. For each access to our website, which is equipped with such a component, your browser will download an appropriate representation of the component LinkedIn. 

Through this process, LinkedIn is made aware of which specific page of our website you are visiting. If you click on the LinkedIn "Recommend" button while you are logged into your LinkedIn account, you can link the content of our pages to your LinkedIn profile. As a result, LinkedIn is able to assign your visit to our site with your LinkedIn account.

Neither do we have control over the data that LinkedIn is collecting with this transaction, nor the extent of those data raised by LinkedIn. We have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data on LinkedIn. Details of data collection by LinkedIn and about your rights and options available, refer to the privacy policies of LinkedIn. For this information, please see

Changes to the privacy statement

The constant development of the Internet requires the on-going adjustment of this privacy statement to correspond to changing circumstances. These changes will be published on this website in good time.

Safety information

Please note that it is never possible to guarantee complete safety when transmitting data via the Internet. All the data transmitted via our Internet website is SSL encoded, which offers a high level of safety.

Information, cancellation, comments

We will be pleased to respond to written requests for information on whether and what personal details we store. If your personal details happen to be incorrect, you can ask for them to be corrected without further delay. There is no charge for this information or for the correction. You also have the right to withdraw your consent for your details to be used in the future, either partly or in full. If you would like to do this, we will delete or block your details accordingly. To exercise these rights, or if you have any questions, comments or complaints in association with this privacy statement, please contact:

Sabina Siefert

Sabina Siefert Unternehmensmanagement

Altentreswitz 25

92648 Vohenstrauß

Phone:+49 9656-237578




metaBeratung GmbH
Nicole Neubauer
Phone: +49 211 4155 959-36
E-Mail: nicole.neubauer(at)