Sevil is 56 years old and single. She is a market vendor and sells different kind of goods such as flour, beverages, macaroni, butter, and candies. She has five years of experience and a deep knowledge of the market and the demands of her clients. Her monthly profit from selling food is 250 AZN.
Sevil's father helps her in the shop. She is a very successful entrepreneur because of the good location of her shop in the central bazaar of Agsu.
Sevil is requesting a loan for 1,200 AZN, which she will use to purchase more food products and diversify the range of goods to cover her customers' demands. Sevil is the sole income provider for her family.
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.