Akira Nakao (October 14, 1909) was a Japanese boxer who represented his country at the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics as a bantamweight. He lost his quarterfinals match to eventual bronze medalist José Villanueva of the Philippines.
- 1932 Bantamweight representative for Japan at the Olympics in Los Angeles. Results were:
- 1st round bye
- Lost to José Villanueva (Philippines) PTS