Jeyhun T. is a 33-year-old tailor who has been running his business for the past 10 years. As soon as he finished the special tailoring school, he started as a tailor's assistant and, after a year, he opened his own tailoring studio. He prepares different kinds of clothes for men, but his best and favourite project is making men's suits.
He is married and has a daughter. He wishes to provide the best for his family and especially for his beloved daughter. For this purpose, he has applied for a loan of 1600 AZN to purchase a modern sewing machine.
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.