Vicent is a married man aged 30 years with two children, one of whom attends school. He lives in Kisaayi and has a retail shop and does agriculture as a side income. He started his business in 2003.
He works 7 days a week and 18 hours per day and he started his business to increase his family income. He is acquiring this loan to purchase more stock for the retail business. His clients are the residents of Kisaayi and people from villages around Kisaayi.
His future hopes are to build rental accommodation in Kisaayi and to grow to become a wholesaler. The challenges he faces are delay of payments by customers who take items on credit and lack of enough capital.
He describes himself as a hardworking man and encourages lenders to keep helping business people since it will lead to the development of different areas.