GEM Consultants was founded in 2007 by Ines Gbegan, CPA auditor, CA in a desire to make accounting and tax services accessible and clear to entrepreneurs and young professionals.
Since its foundation, GEM Consultants has steadily grown and serves now a diverse group of clients, ranging from small and medium enterprises in the retail sector, in the catering sector, in music production, construction, professional services, non-profit organizations, business owners, individuals.
So whether you are an individual (employee or managing your own business), an incorporated company, a franchise or a non-profit, you will certainly be in good hands with GEM Consultants. We take our pride in dedicating ourselves to help our clients realize their full potential and grow with them and their needs.
Inès graduated from HEC Montreal as part of the first promotion of Trilingual Bachelor of Business Administration in 2008. She then pursued a Graduate Diploma in Accounting (DESS) and successfully passed the UFE in 2010, giving her access to the Chartered Accountant’s designation in 2012.
Ines cumulated almost 8 years of professional experience, of those years 6 were spent working in major accounting firms in Montreal such as PwC. Her responsibilities included being in charge of auditing large public companies as well as small and medium flourishing companies in different parts of the world. She is currently working in the Accounting Policies Department at CGI, a renowned technology company, where she tackles complex accounting issues and participates in the process of preparing quarterly and yearly financial statements.
Ines has also been teaching for more than 4 years accounting classes at HEC Montreal. Her students range from new bachelor students to professionals and business owners. Her outstanding communication skills (she speaks English, French, Italian and Spanish) have always allowed her to interact with people, clients and businesses worldwide. Her extensive knowledge of accounting, assurance, and taxes issues is therefore consistently growing and is up to date because the various challenges and roles she takes on.