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In compliance with Organic Law 15/1999, of 13 December, under the Personal Data Protection Act, we inform you that data collected will form part of an automated file, under the ownership of BARCELONA ACTIVE SPM S.A., with registered office at 162-164 Calle Llacuna, Barcelona, with the aim of managing enrollments and of informing of the company's activities and services within its field of action. You will be able to exercise access rights, rectification, cancel cancellation and/or opposition via written communication to the Legal Services of BARCELONA ACTIVE SPM S.A. at the aforementioned address.

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This occupation has its origins in private detectives, although this field is in turn divided into several other subfields. Thus, they may specialise in investigating thefts of property protected by copyright law or on defining the financial profiles of clients, suppliers or possible partners, among others, depending on the clients they wish to work with and their needs.


The types of investigations carried out by investigators may involve the following tasks:
  • Verifying specific facts or data of interest to the client company.
  • Protecting people.
  • Verifying people's CVs prior to them joining the company.
  • Defining and confirming the financial profile of particular clients, suppliers or potential partners.
In order to be able to carry out these investigations, investigators must perform certain tasks, including:
  • Observing and interviewing people connected with the subjects under investigation in order to gather as much information as possible.
  • Searching various databased.
  • In certain cases, providing legal or financial advice to the client company.

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Centre per al desenvolupament professional Porta22
Convent de Sant Agustí
Ca n'Andalet

Barcelona Treball (Porta22)
+34 934 019 899

Barcelona Activa Headquarters
Llacuna, 162-164
08018 Barcelona
+34 934 019 777

Generalitat de Catalunya
Unió Europea FEDER
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