Gunduz, 52, is married and has three sons. He has 5 years experience in business trading. He always tries to expand his field. Therefore Gunduz borrowed 1800 AZN from Agroinvest CU to buy new foodstuffs which is useful region customers. He manages his grocery store with courage. Gunduz earns about 150 AZN monthly net profits. This is his second loan. He appreciates the support and hopes that after repaying this loan and he will request another access.
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.