Clipper Ledgard holds a BS. in Computer Science from The George Washington University. He was born in Peru but migrated to Spain, where he lived when he was a teenager. He studied the last year of high school in a boarding school in England. The following year he took a course in Data Processing in Oxford; however, Personal computers did not exist then. As a teenager he became a fanatic of the skateboard and performed in Spanish cities with his team California Sun, and later with Pepsi Cola. Today, he has become one of the most knowledgeable GMAT professors in Peru, with more than 13 years teaching English as a foreign language. He has also prepared hundreds of students for several exams such as the SAT, GRE, TOEFL and GMAT.
When he joined GMAT Dudes, he endured an intensive GMAT training, which he combined with his experience to contribute to our program. He has also participated in the creation of the GD Verbal Guide, the most comprehensive GMAT Verbal book in LATAM. His Computer Science training has also given him sharp Math skills, so Clipper is among the few GMAT teachers in the world who has mastered both the Quantitative and Verbal sections of the GMAT. In fact, he achieved a 730 in his real GMAT exam in 2018.
Clipper is the son of Kiko Ledgard, a popular TV showman and actor from the 70s. Today, his main hobbies include swimming, skating, reading, and solving crosswords both in Spanish and in English, as well as word and logic Puzzles.