Michael McKew is an Entrepreneur based in Queensland, Australia. With a background in biotechnology, Michael pioneered the process of taking a sample of DNA and combining it with vibrant colours to craft unique designs to embed in stone, creating a beautiful jewel with a story.
Each jewel is unique and can become a feature of any piece of jewellery your imagination fancies. With an attention to detail, Michael oversees the production of every jewel. He is a specialist in designing and hand crafting jewellery pieces to capture a special moment in time, stories of those we love. Since establishing My Gene Jewel in 2013, Michael has provided one of a kind pieces to customers internationally. “What inspires me every day is the ability our pieces have to say something”.
They tell a story or share a memory that is unique.” says Michael. Michael started My Gene Jewel in an effort to raise funds to finance the start-up of a Research Company, with a focus on the development of DNA Computing and Therapeutic Proteins.