Ziya is a married man of 38 and a father of two children. Ziya opened his own mini-market in 2006. He knows very well how to select his products and serve his customers the best he can.
This is his second loan from AqroInvest and Kiva. Ziya has a good credit history and good morals.
Today, he requested a new loan from Kiva and Aqroinvest in amount of 2,000 Azerbaijani New Manat (AZN). He plans to buy more goods and provisions for his business, such as sugar, soft drinks, dairy products and many other items.
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.