Chuluunsuren is a 30-year-old pharmacist who lives with her son and spouse in the outer district of the city. Besides her current work, she has also specialized as a hardware engineer.
She has worked in a few pharmacies in the city, but now she works at her father’s pharmacy and she also rents a small grocery store. She wants to increase the variety of products for sale in her store.
Mongolia has four seasons, and now it is the very cold and changeable winter season. She would like to purchase more medicines in order to protect citizens from many kinds of flu and other ailments and to increase her grocery store's working capital.
Transcapital is one of the leading non-bank financial institutions (NBFI) in Mongolia. Through 12 branches, it serves mainly urban and semi-urban microfinance clients, including a growing number of migrants in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar. Of its clients, almost 68% are women and 60% live in ger districts, settlements made up of houses and traditional Mongolian felt tents that lack basic infrastructure.