Cookie Notice

This is the cookie notice of Permira Holdings Limited for www.permira.com and www.permiradebtmanagers.com (each, a "site" and together, the "sites"). We want to ensure that you enjoy browsing the sites. In order to enhance your experience, we place cookies onto your computer. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device and target the content displayed to the user’s interests.

By using the sites you agree that, unless you have set your device's browser to reject them, we can place the types of cookies set out below on your device and use that data in accordance with this policy.

You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu, and for a video about cookies visit: www.google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies/.

Do we use cookies on our sites and, if so, why?

Yes. By using the sites you agree that, unless and to the extent you have set your device's browser to reject them, we can place the types of cookies set out in the table below on your device, and use that data in accordance with this policy.

We use cookies (including HTTP, HTML5 and Flash cookies) and similar technologies (such as web beacons and JavaScript) to: (i) customize and improve the users’ experience of the sites (ii) deliver content tailored to the users’ interests and the manner in which they browse sites; and (iii) manage the sites and other aspects of our business.


What types of cookies are used and what choices do you have? 

Below is a list of the cookies that we would like to use on the sites.

Cookie TypeDescription

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the sites to work, and enable you to move around the sites and use the services and features. Disabling these cookies will encumber performance and may make these services and features unavailable. Strictly Necessary Cookies are used to collect session ID and authentication data. They are “session” cookies, which expire when you close your browser session. For example, 
ASP.NET_SessionID is a cookie that contains the user session identifier which expires at the end of every session.

Functional Cookies

Functional Cookies allow the sites to help maintain your session and remember the choices you made in order to provide functionality for your benefit. Functional Cookies are used to collect information about your language preferences and other preferences indicated during your visit. For example, functional “session” cookies allow the sites to remember settings specific to you (such as, your country selection) which ultimately improves your web experience. Functional Cookies also include persistent cookies which are used to remember your preferences when you subsequently visit. Functional “persistent” cookies expire after 7 days.

Analytic Cookies

Analytic Cookies are used to gather statistics about the use of the sites in order to improve the performance and design of our services. For these purposes, Analytic Cookies collect information about your device type, operating system type, browser type, domain, other system settings, IP address, referring URLs, information on actions taken on the sites and the dates and times of your visits, as well as the country and time zone in which your device is located. These cookies are provided by our third-party analytics tool provider (Google Analytics) and the information obtained through these cookies will be disclosed to, or collected directly by, this third-party service provider. For more information about Google Analytic’s cookie and information practices (including the types of cookies used and their expiration date), please visit the link below:

Google Analytics

Third Party Cookies

We partner with third parties to provide you with additional features (in particular, Vimeo). By using the sites or engaging with third-party plugins and widgets, such third parties may place “session” or “persistent” cookies, or similar technologies, on your browser. These technologies may provide the third parties information about your visit so that they can present you with advertisements for products and services which may be of interest to you. This helps us track the effectiveness of our marketing efforts. The use of these cookies is subject to the third party’s own cookie policies, linked below:

Vimeo

Specific cookies we use:

Cookie NameExpiration TimeDescription

cookiesDirective (permira.com or permiradebtmanagers.com)

1 year

Used to record cookie acceptance and supress message after accepting cookie use.

_ga (Google Analytics)

2 years

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

_gat (Google Analytics)

1 minute

_gid (Google Analytics)

24 hours

DSID (Google advertising)

14 days

These cookies are used to make advertising more engaging to users and more valuable to publishers and advertisers. Some common applications of cookies are to select advertising based on what is relevant to a user; to improve reporting on campaign performance and to avoid showing ads that the user has already seen.

IDE (Google advertising)

2 years

vuid (Vimeo)

2 years

To display and deliver videos, Permira uses Vimeo, a video sharing website. The embedded Vimeo player, uses these cookies to check if certain features or preferences have been selected by the user. To find out more about how each cookie is used see Vimeo’s Cookie List.

player (Vimeo)

1 year

Changing your cookie preferences

The "Help" menu in the toolbar of most web browsers will tell you how to change your browser's cookie settings, including how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. Below is some helpful guidance about how to make these changes.

Internet Explorer

If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer and you wish to block our site cookies, you can perform the following actions:

  1. On your browser tools menu, select 'Internet Options'
  2. Click on the 'Privacy' tab and then on the 'Sites' button
  3. Type into the 'Address of website' field:
  4. www.permira.com or www.permiradebtmanagers.com
  5. Click on the 'Block' button
  6. Click on the OK button

Other browsers

Guidance on how to block website cookies on other browsers can be found below:

More detailed information on disabling cookies can be found at www.allaboutcookies.org. However, please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including, for example, Strictly Necessary Cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the sites.