Gerard Baynham is a Partner with Water Street Partners, an advisory firm focused on corporate governance and portfolio management, joint venture governance and strategic direction, and joint venture and alliance transactions. His columns have been published in Corporate Board Member, The Hill, Mining Weekly, Joint Venture Exchange, and Joint Venture Deal Exchange.
Molly Farber is a Director at Water Street Partners and specializes in healthcare. Her columns have been published in Joint Venture Exchange and Joint Venture Deal Exchange.
The issue of tariffs remains unresolved and, paired with slowing global growth, those concerns weighed down CEO confidence in April, warranting caution and influencing companies to pause large capital projects.