Aslan is a 30-year-old student at State Managerial Academy. He is studying for his MBA in this university and is in his first year of education. He is working in the State Power Authority. Aslan is married and his wife is also working and studying. He applied for 1000 AZN to pay for his second year of education, because he already paid for the first year. Aslan and his wife are waiting for a baby and their salaries are not enough to cover Aslan`s MBA tuition fee.
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.