Chikara “Ricky” Nagano


Managing Partner - Torrance, CA Office
Japanese Global Services Leader
California – Torrance


Professional Experience

Ricky Nagano is a Partner in the Accounting and Tax Departments of Prager Metis, a member of Prager Metis International Group. He has been in the accounting profession for over 20 years.

Ricky is the leader of the firm’s Japanese Global Services. In this role, Ricky offers financial and business strategy consultancy to Japanese companies working in or looking to develop operations in the US, as well as domestic companies interested in expanding their businesses into Japan.

Ricky’s specializes in providing accounting, tax, and consulting services, to Japanese American clients in a wide range of industries, including entrepreneurs, individual clients, and information technology companies.

He is also noted speaker and has given several tax-accounting lectures at the Japan External Trade Organization in Los Angeles.



Professional Affiliations

  • Japanese Business Association of Southern California – Member


  • BA, Economics, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan