President and CEO

Russell Young is President and CEO of Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc. He has been with the firm for more than 32 years and has been leading it for the last 24 years. His vision and direction have changed ACK from a mom and pop operation to one of the largest 100% locally owned general contractors in the state. Russell is a graduate of the University of Hawaii at Manoa with a bachelor’s degree in engineering. He has served on the board of a variety of organizations, including as a member and past president of the General Contractors Association of Hawaii. Most recently, he was named the recipient of the UH College of Engineering 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award.