Customers and contacts
We use your information in order to administer and manage the relationship between the Company and the entity you represent or are employed by, which is a customer, prospective customer or contact of BAE Systems.
This Notice should be read in conjunction with the Overview and the Definitions, including, in particular, the table of categories of information.

M&A Activity

What processing activities do you undertake that include my information?
We may need to undertake processing activities in connection with mergers and acquisitions.
For example, this could include planning, due diligence and implementation in relation to a commercial transaction or service transfer involving the Company that impacts on your relationship with the Company.
What categories of information are included in these processing activities?
To run the processes set out above, we process identity information, contact information and business information.
What is the reason for these processing activities? 
The Company considers mergers and acquisitions to support its long-term business goals and outcomes.  We carry out these activities in order to run and manage our business.   
To the extent that you did not get this information from me, how did you collect it?
Some of the information processed in these activities may be generated by the Company. This would usually include business contacts.
We may also receive information from other sources as set out in this Notice.
Who do you share this information with?
This information may be shared internally for the purposes described above and, where necessary, may also be shared with our parent company BAE Systems Plc.
In addition, some of your information will be shared externally with legal advisers and any potential business partner as needed, and as otherwise set out in this Notice.