Joshua is a 64-year-old married father of three. He operates a hardware business in Eastleigh where he sells building nails, bolts, glue, and metallic items among other products. He has been in this business for five years and employs two people. He describes his business environment as competitive and says that his customers are consistent. He has requested a loan of Kes. 80,000 to buy more nails, bolts and glue. He also says that since he joined Faulu Kenya, he has become more accountable. He hopes to open more business centers across Nairobi and supply the materials in large scale in the future. He describes himself as aggressive and patient.
About Faulu Kenya
Faulu Kenya aims to empower Kenyans by providing relevant financial solutions. Faulu is a sustainable and profitable microfinance institution that offers savings and credit services to over 225,000 Kenyans. Faulu recently became the first MFI in Kenya to be licensed as a Deposit-Taking Micro-Finance Company, which will enable Faulu to better serve its clients.