Malik S. is a successful entrepreneur, father and dedicated husband. He has one daughter who inspires him to work hard. Malik began a small grocery store 4 years ago with a small amount of capital from his savings. He is assisted by his wife who helps him with serving his clients. Today his clientele has grown greater and his grocery has become more popular. He is asking for a loan so that he can expand the variety of goods sold in his store. Malik is very grateful to everyone who is helping him to achieve success in his business with this loan.
Aqroinvest Credit Union was founded by a group of 32 Imishli farmers in 2001, and has grown to become one of the largest credit unions in Azerbaijan. It boasts a portfolio of nearly $5 million and is wholly owned by its more than 3,500 borrowers, as of December 2011.