About – Referment

About us.

Referment was founded in 2016. We believe in going back to basics – to the people you know. As an extension of your existing network, you can use Referment to apply for new roles or refer people you know to new jobs in Financial Services, Technology, Legal and Insurance and get rewarded for doing so.

Meet the team.

We’re a hard-working bunch dedicated to finding you the best job opportunities. Here’s who makes us tick.

Alex Odwell

MD&Founder

With over 10 years experience in recruitment working with hundreds of companies and thousands of candidates Alex is passionate about adding value to everyone who comes into contact with Referment. Alex can often be found on panels and podcasts talking about the future of recruitment!

Jon Kay

Head of Sales

With over 8 years of experience in recruiting across the whole of Financial Services, Jon is passionate about improving efficiency throughout the whole recruitment lifecycle for both candidates and clients. Shaking the recruitment stigma and adding positive experiences to all our Referment users, candidates and clients is his MO.

Tod Bamber

Regional Head of Australia

Tod recently rejoined Referment after moving back to Australia in early 2020. An avid sportsperson/enthusiast, he plays semi-professional football and has spent the last 8 years building his own businesses out in Sydney. Speak to him about all your Australian hiring needs!

Josh Woodman

Head of Marketing

Josh joined Referment in 2018 after spending three years working for a high-growth SAAS company in the automotive industry. A full-mix marketeer, Josh manages our campaigns on email and social media and can usually be found creating the imagery you see across Referment’s various marketing platforms.

Sarah Verrall

Referral Success Specialist

Sarah champions referral success here at Referment and is one of your referrals first points of contact. Originally from Kent, she recently moved to London and has a background in Sales.

Nicholas Mclear

Referral Success Specialist

Nick joined Referment in 2020 after working in recruitment and telesales. Hailing from Hamilton in Scotland, he’s an avid Film buff and enjoys telling us how uniquely tasty Irn Bru is.