Islam, age 48, makes wood doors and windows. He has 25 years of experience in this field.
Islam and his wife have four children.
He has applied for a 1,500 AZN loan in order to expand his business and improve his family's standard of living. He intends to purchase building materials so that he can meet the high demand for his products.
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.