Last updated: March 2023

Searchlight Capital Partners (“we”, “our”, “us”), use cookies and other technologies such as plugins (“Tracking Technologies”) to improve user experience and measure site performance, when you use our website (at and our services (together, the “Services”). This policy tells you more about Tracking Technologies and how we use them in our Services.

You can change the settings for the Tracking Technologies we use in our Services at any time in our preference center.

If you do not accept the use of these Tracking Technologies, please disable them by following the instructions in this policy below or by changing your browser settings so that Tracking Technologies from our Services cannot be placed on your computer or device.

We may change this policy from time to time. If we make any material changes to the way we handle your personal data in relation to Tracking Technologies, we will let you know by posting an updated version of this policy on our website.


When you visit or access our Services, we use (and authorize third parties to use) cookies.

  • Essential and Analytics Cookies. Cookies are small text files, stored on your browser, that uniquely identify your browser or device. Essential Cookies improve your user experience, for example, by making our website work in a more efficient way. Analytics Cookies track user engagement and measure site performance. You can find more information about cookies at

Tracking Technologies can remain on your device for different periods of time. Some Tracking Technologies exist only while your browser is open. These are deleted automatically once you close your browser. Other Tracking Technologies survive after your browser is closed. They can be used by us to recognize your device when you open your browser and browse the internet again.


We use first party and third party Tracking Technologies. First party Tracking Technologies are set directly by us whereas third party Tracking Technologies are set by a third party (for example by Google Analytics).

We use Tracking Technologies that perform the following functions:

  • Essential Tracking Technologies, which are essential to the functioning of our Services, to provide a service requested by you or to comply with the law (e.g. the security requirements of data protection law). We do not need to obtain your consent in order to use these Tracking Technologies and these Tracking Technologies cannot be turned off as we cannot provide the Services without them.
  • Analytics Tracking Technologies, which enable us to collect information about your online activity (e.g. the duration of your use of the Services), including behavioral data and content engagement. They allow us to provide you with a better user experience and to maintain, operate and continually improve the Services. You may give or revoke consent for us to use these cookies.

The table below sets out a type of Tracking Technology we and our partners use in connection with the Services, and the purposes for which we use them.

ProviderNameDurationFunction and purposeHow to disable
Google Analytics_gat


1 day

1 year

1 day
Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps us understand how users engage with the website. Like many services, Google Analytics uses cookies to track user interactions, as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how users use our site. This information is used to compile reports and to help us improve our website. The reports disclose website trends without identifying individual visitors. For more information on Google Analytics, see here. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page: see the instructions set out in ‘Changing your settings’ below or Please click here.


We use Tracking Technologies when providing our Services to make sure you can use and enjoy our Services easily. Some of these Tracking Technologies are essential and we can’t provide our Services without them, but there are others that can be turned off. You have the right to choose whether or not to accept these optional Tracking Technologies. However, please note that if you choose to refuse Tracking Technologies you may not be able to use the full functionality of our Services.

You can change the settings for the Tracking Technologies we use in our Services at any time in our preference center.

Most browsers allow you to change your settings so that you can:

  • See what Tracking Technologies are used on your device and delete all non-essential Tracking Technologies on a collective basis.
  • Block third party Tracking Technologies.
  • Block Tracking Technologies from particular sites.
  • Block all Tracking Technologies from being set.
  • Delete all Tracking Technologies when you close your browser (although deleting cookies means that any preference settings you have made on our Services may be lost).

For more information on how to manage your browser settings, please see below:

If you have disabled one or more Tracking Technologies, we will still use information collected from Tracking Technologies prior to your disabled preference being set; however, we will stop using the disabled Tracking Technologies to collect any further information.


If you have any questions or comments about this policy, please send an email to or contact us via phone: (212) 293-3730.