Cookies (Updated October 2019)

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Analytics: Facebook Pixel
  • (unnamed)
  • act
  • c_user
  • datr
  • dpr
  • fr
  • presence
  • sb
  • wd
  • xs
This cookie enables us to check whether someone visited our website after seeing an advert on Facebook. Facebook pixel
Analytics: Google
  • _ga
  • _gid
  • _gat
  • _gac_(property-id)
This cookie enables us to check whether someone visited our website after seeing an advert on Google. Google Analytics
Analytics: LinkedIn Insights
  • L1c
  • BizoID
  • BizoData
  • BizoUserMatchHistory
  • BizoNetworkPartnerIndex
This cookie enables us to check whether someone visited our website after seeing an advert on LinkedIn. LinkedIn Insights
Analytics: Matomo
  • (starts with _pk_id)
  • (starts with _pk_hsr)
  • (starts with _pk_ses)
This cookie enables us to monitor traffic and behaviours on the website. Matomo
Analytics: HubSpot
  • hubspotuk
  • _key
  • messagesUtk
  • (starts with _hs)
  • (starts with hs)
This cookie enables you to sign up to our newsletter. HubSpot
Mail Chimp
  • MCPopupClosed
Recognizes whether a visitor has previously viewed the mail list popup form and ensures the same visitor does not see the form again for a period of up to one year. Mail Chimp
Cookie Consent
  • cookieconsent_status
This cookie enables us to check whether a user has consented to the use of cookies on

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after at most two years.