About – Referment Australia

About us.

Referment was founded in London 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 and Technology earn rewards.

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’s been working for Referment for two years, starting in London before moving to Sydney to launch Referment Australia. 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.

Aelin Raines

Head of Operations

Aelin heads up Operations here at Referment, running our accounts and keeping us all in check. In her spare time she enjoys playing every kind of video game and is a part-time actor, having appeared in some Hollywood blockbusters!

Max Murmann

Data Scientist

Max joined Referment in 2020 after working for an AI start-up in London. He’s an avid cyclist and rock climber when he’s not building graphs, perfecting our matching algorithm or taking analog photos of reflections in puddles.