Global Innovation

At GEMM, we empower global innovators to capture better and vet worldwide business and financial opportunities while efficiently integrating diverse international talent and resources to drive innovation into existing markets.

We aim to empower businesses and individuals to reach their full potential while fostering global economic growth and development.

We aim to help entrepreneurs, businesses, academic institutions, and governments overcome the barriers to innovation. The GEMM platform minimizes these barriers and fosters a culture of creativity and collaboration.

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Our Audience

Who is GEMM for?

For entrepreneurs, GEMM provides access to…
  • Business development services that support their business’ level of maturity

  • A professional network of a variety of investment partners to support funding needs.

  • An expanded entrepreneurship community that furthers sparks innovation

For investors, GEMM provides access to…
  • New market, global, and growth investment opportunities

  • Management and execution services to deploy project investments.

  • An entrepreneurship community with public layers of information including the entrepreneur’s focus areas, history, and network.

For academia, GEMM provides access to…
  • Broader global investment interest for academic research

  • A profession network that can enhance student opportunities.

  • Global ideas to enhance academic research.

GEMM recognizes the value of a strong network and the potential of collective ideas. That is why we have created a safe and engaging environment for corporate investors and entrepreneurs from all over the world to come together and make a difference.
Join our community today and unlock a world of possibilities:

Connect with Like-Minded Individuals: Build meaningful connections with fellow investors, entrepreneurs, and innovators who share your passion for driving change and innovation.

Share Your Thoughts and Ideas: GEMM offers an open and inclusive environment where you can freely share your thoughts, ideas, and experiences, fostering valuable discussions and collaboration.

Collaborate on Transformative Projects: Find partners to collaborate on projects that have the potential to revolutionize industries and create a positive impact on society.

Access Exclusive Content and Learning Resources: Stay ahead of the game with access to exclusive content, online learning resources, webinars, and events that keep you updated on the latest trends and developments in your industry.

Stay at the Forefront of Innovation: GEMM empowers you to be at the forefront of innovation, helping you stay ahead of the curve and drive meaningful change.

Vision & Mission


Our vision is to empower the next generation of global entrepreneurs and help them bring their innovations to market at speed and scale.  


At GEMM, our mission is to empower and prepare millennials for successful careers as purpose-driven innovators.  

We believe that the next generation of entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs are poised to make a meaningful impact on the global market, and we’re here to help them achieve their goals. 

Three Core Tenets of Entrepreneurship

Our solution is at the heart of these three tenets, facilitating global opportunities and providing management and execution support where needed. Our platform allows the GEMM community to capture better and vet worldwide business and financial opportunities while efficiently integrating diverse global talent and resources to drive innovation into existing markets.

Meet Our Amazing Team

Introducing Our Exceptional Team 

The GEMM team consists of experts in risk management, financial analysis, trading, and deal origination. These individuals receive support from a team of experienced professionals in accounting, IT, operations, legal, and compliance. Our team is highly qualified to assist in the growth of your business.

Charles R. Daniel

Chief Executive Officer

Prolific Financier & Philanthropist with a
passion for supporting entrepreneurs and growing business.

Cherie Lawson

Chief Operating Officer

Experienced leader driving complex enterprise-level system implementations from start to finish. Strategic influencer skilled at aligning tactical focus and engaging key stakeholders for optimal solutions.

Sean Adams

Chief Technology Officer

Established innovation and product leader with a
proven track record of continuous career success in managing the full product life cycle.

Shahnaz Van Deventer

Chief Marketing Strategies Advisor

Results-driven professional with a proven track record
of success in marketing and sales, spanning over 20 years across national and international markets.

Shahn Singh Randhawa

Chief Financial Officer

Seasoned financial analyst with over a decade of experience providing valuable insights and strategic guidance to major brands such as McKesson, Merrill Lynch, Samsung, and Western Digital.

Dr. Christopher Towler, Ph.D.

Academic Advisor

Political Scientist and Researcher specializing in examining political dynamics
and social movements.

What is GEMM?  

GEMM is a global service that helps millennials find and pursue their purpose-driven careers as innovators. We provide access to a network of mentors, peers, and investors to help them polish and realize their ideas and the opportunity to collaborate with other fellows across the globe through our GEMM app. 

GEMM’s core tenets are Entrepreneurship, Academia, and Investments. These core tenets form the foundation of our approach to innovation and allow us to create a brighter future.  


GEMM offers support through a team of experienced Accounting, IT, Operations, Legal, and Compliance professionals. We also have Risk Management, Financial Analysis, Trading, and Deal Origination experts.

To get involved with GEMM, you can join our community and become an Innovation Fellow. As an Innovation Fellow, you will have access to our network of mentors, peers, and investors to help you bring your ideas to life. 

GEMM empowers global innovators to capture better and vet global business and financial opportunities while efficiently integrating diverse global talent and resources to drive innovation into existing markets. We also support millennials who want to make a difference by providing them with the opportunity to become Innovation Fellows. 

Corporate Innovation

The Global Emerging Market Manager

Global Emerging Market Manager’s primary mission is to improve the economic status of its clients by providing them with quality business consulting, finance, and investment opportunity services as businesses, as individuals, and as governments in regional, national and global areas.

  • Prolific financier and philanthropist who supports entrepreneurial growth. 

  • Experienced technology strategist who has worked with Fortune-ranked companies and previously held positions at Gartner and Accenture.

  • Serial entrepreneur and marketing executive who stays ahead of the latest marketing trends.

Powered by Daniel, Russell, Charles and Company

GEMM is proudly backed and endorsed by our parent organization, Daniel, Russell, Charles Co. They stand as a foremost provider of business consulting and planning solutions, focusing on finance and pioneering entrepreneurial strategies.

Real-life Results

Experience Real-Life Results: Our Customer-Centric Approach Delivers Success 

GEMM played a pivotal role in assisting MyGold in obtaining a revolving line of credit for trade purposes. Leveraging GEMM’s expertise and financial acumen, MyGold successfully secured a flexible financing solution that allows them to engage in trade activities with ease.

mygold llc


GEMM played a crucial role in facilitating CNU’s success in securing a substantial financing package of 800 million dollars for its construction project. With GEMM’s expertise and strategic guidance, CNU was able to secure the necessary funds to propel its project plans forward. This significant financing achievement demonstrates the effectiveness of GEMM’s support in helping CNU realize its vision and bring their project to fruition.



GEMM played a vital role in enabling GameTaco to secure the essential loan required for its expansion plans. This achievement highlights the invaluable assistance provided by GEMM in empowering GameTaco to seize new opportunities, reach a wider audience, and solidify its position in the market.