This enterpreneur is a carpenter with a small business in Kirkuk. He works with three employees, and make chairs for sale in the shops. The entrepreneur is 39 years old and has a big family. He is responsible for the care of his old parents and the rent of his house.
He wants to get $1000 to buy a new carpentering machine and hire three additional laborers to work with him on this new machine. He is looking to obtain more loans in the future to develop himself and increase his income.
Note: This entrepreneur is from a volatile region where the security situation remains unsettled. Personally identifiable attributes of this entrepreneur have been altered to protect him or her (i.e. blacking out portions of the entrepreneur in his/her picture,, etc.).