TWO Perth businessmen have been added to the Takeovers Panel.
Clayton Utz partner Mark Paganin and former Kleinworth Benson director turned private investor Simon Withers have joined the 42-strong panel, taking its membership to 44.
Their term on the panel runs until March 2006.
The four other Perth businesspeople on the panel are Robyn Ahern, barrister Celia Searle and Gresham Partners Jennifer Seabrook and Michael Ashforth.
The Takeovers Panel provides a mechanism for peer review of takeover activity.