Privacy policy

Effective as of 9 August, 2022

Next philanthropic foundation, which is headquartered in Switzerland (“the Foundation”, “we” or “us”) provides this Privacy Policy because we know that you care about how personal data, i.e. any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person, is collected, used, shared and retained. This Privacy Policy applies to personal data collected when you visit our website at (the “Site”), request our publications, or contact us via the Site.

This Privacy Policy applies to all processing of personal data concerning users of the Site. By visiting our Site, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy and the accompanying Terms of Use.

What information do we collect; the purpose of collection and use

1 – Contact Information

We now or in the future may collect contact information on our Site from visitors who wish to obtain general information, information on investments, subscribe to our email alerts or contact us in relation to other commercial issues. Contact information is provided and collected via browser forms and may include first name, last name, e-mail address, job title, name of the organisation, country, state/region and telephone numbers (mobile and/or landline), and other information necessary for us to properly respond. This contact information is used by us to contact our Site visitors, and to compile and deliver our response.

2 – Google Analytics

Like most organisations, we rely on automatic data collection technology (Google Analytics) when you visit our Site. Google Analytics may use tracking technologies, such as but not limited to cookies to collect information on our behalf such as your IP address, internet service provider, browser type, operating system and language, referring and exit pages and URLs, date and time, amount of time spent on particular pages, what sections of the Site you visit, number of links you click while on the Site, search terms, and other data.

By accessing and using the Site, you consent to the processing of your personal data by Google Analytics in the manner and for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. For more information on Google Analytics, including how to opt out from certain data collection, please visit Please be advised that if you opt out of any service, you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Site.

3 – Cookies

Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s hard drive so that your computer will “remember” information about your visits to our Site and other sites as described under “Google Analytics”, above. If you do not want us, Google Analytics or the Site to place a cookie on your hard drive, you may be able to turn that feature off on your device. Please consult your internet browser’s documentation for information on how to do this, such as by using your browser in private mode to block cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from our Site, the Site may not function properly.

4 – Aggregate Data

In an ongoing effort to better understand our users and the Site, we might analyse your information in aggregate form to operate, maintain, manage and improve the Site. This aggregate data does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, licensees and other contractors within and outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). We may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe the Site to current and prospective licensees and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.

5 – Additional Uses

We also use personal data and Site usage information collected pursuant to this Privacy Policy to respond to general inquiries, solicit feedback regarding our Site, provide relevant content on our Site, and to communicate with you via email regarding our current and future Products, when you have given consent for this.

6 – Involvement of third parties on processing personal data

Like many foundations, we hire third-party companies to perform certain marketing and research related services. The types of companies that now or in the future may process personal data and their functions are: direct marketing assistance, data storage, hosting services, disaster recovery services, sales support and translation services.

All such third party companies function as our Processors, performing services at our instruction and on our behalf pursuant to contracts which require they provide at least the same level of privacy protection as is required by this Privacy Policy and implemented by Après-demain.One of the required measures is the execution of a data processing agreement. When processing takes place outside the EEA, Après-demain will take appropriate measures to comply with the Federal Act on Data Protection (FADP) of Switzerland and the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).

7 – Opt-In to Onward Transfers

We will not disclose your personal information to any third party, with the exception of the entities mentioned in Article 6, without first obtaining your opt-in consent unless obliged by applicable law. You may, at any time, withdraw your granted consent by emailing us at or using this Site’s contact form.

In each instance, please allow us a reasonable time to process your response.

8 – Business Transfers

In the event of a merger, dissolution or similar corporate event, or the sale of all or substantially all of our assets, we expect that the information that we have collected, including personal data, would be transferred to the surviving entity in a merger or the acquiring entity. All such transfers shall be subject to our commitments with respect to the privacy and confidentiality of such personal information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

9 – Disclosure to Public Authorities

We are required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities. We may also disclose personal data to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulations.

10 – Access to personal data

Upon request to, we will provide you with confirmation as to whether we are processing your personal data, and have this information communicated to you within a reasonable time. We may require payment of a fee to pay for our expenses in providing you with such information, in exceptional circumstances, provided that you have been informed of this requirement prior to the provision of the information.

11 – Accuracy of personal data

You have the right to access, correct, amend or delete your personal data where it is inaccurate or has been processed in violation of this Privacy Policy. Please use this form for your inquiry and allow us a reasonable amount of time to respond to your inquiries and requests.

12 – Retention of personal data

We will retain your personal data in a form that identifies you only for as long as it serves the purpose(s) for which it was initially collected as stated in this Privacy Policy, or subsequently authorizsd. We may continue processing your personal data for longer periods, but only for the time and to the extent such processing reasonably serves the purposes of archiving and statistical analysis, and subject to the protection of this Privacy Policy. After such time periods have expired, we may either delete your personal data or retain it in a form such that it does not identify you personally.

13 – How we protect your personal data

The Fondation Philanthropique Next takes very seriously the security and privacy of the personal data that it collects pursuant to this Privacy Policy. Accordingly, we will implement reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect your personal data from loss, misuse and unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, taking into account the risks involved in processing and the nature of such data, and comply with applicable laws and regulations.

14 – Children

We do not knowingly collect any personal data from children under the age of 16 through the Site. If you are under 16, please do not give us any personal data. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s internet usage and to help enforce our Privacy Policy by instructing their children never to provide personal data to us without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 16 has provided personal data to us, please contact us at, and we will endeavour to delete the data from our databases. When we have any reason to suppose we have collected children’s data, we will take appropriate action to either obtain the consent of the holder of the parental responsibility of the child or delete the data.

15 – Links to External Sites

The Site may contain links to third party websites (“External Sites”). The Foundation has no control over the privacy practices and personal data processing of these External Sites. As such, we are not responsible for the privacy policies and personal data processing of those External Sites. You should check the applicable third party privacy policy, personal data processing and terms of use when visiting any External Sites, and before providing any personal data to such External Sites.

16 – Important Notice For Residents of the European Economic Area and Switzerland

The Foundation complies with the Federal Act on Data Protection (FADP) of Switzerland and the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR), regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data from the Member States of the European Union as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland. The Foundation certifies that it adheres to the data protection requirements of the FADP and the GDPR.. If there is a conflict between this Privacy Policy and the GDPR Principles, the GDPR Principles shall prevail.

The Foundation commits to resolve, with due diligence, complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal data.

Should you not be satisfied with the way the Foundation handles your personal data, please contact

17 – Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of the date stated at the top of this Privacy Policy. We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time, and will post any changes on the Site as soon as they go into effect. By accessing the Site after we make any such changes to this Privacy Policy, you are deemed to have accepted such changes. Please refer back to this Privacy Statement on a regular basis.

18 – How to Contact Us

If you have questions concerning this Privacy Policy, please e-mail us at