Sayavush Q. is 43 years old and is married with two children. He is a small entrepreneur who sells different kinds of goods like cookies, candies, soft drinks, juices, macaroni, detergents and many other items in his grocery store which he built five years ago. Today he is requesting a loan of 1,600 AZN to increase his stock.
Sayavush is ready to work even harder, make sacrifices, and push every once in a while to achieve his goal and become a successful entrepreneur. One of his dreams is that his children progress by means of their studies, for which he is doing his best. We believe his perseverance and clear vision will become key success factors in his small business.
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.