Business loan

Grace Konde

Nairobi, Kenya

100% repaid

Entrepreneur

Name

Grace Konde

Location

Nairobi, Kenya

On-time repayments

37 weekly installments  •  92%

About Me

Grace Konde was born in Nairobi, Kenya on 12th October 1989.  She is a marketer and a leasing expert by profession. She has been in the business of building relationships all her life but for over 7 years professionally. After her ‘O’ Level, Grace joined USIU seeking a bachelor’s degree in International Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing. While at USIU, Grace was an active member of The Michezo Africa club and a founding member of the USIU public speaking club. Besides that, she worked as a volunteer at Magodo Children’s Home, a course which lasted for 3 months. She has certification for Digital Marketing, PowerPoint Presentation, Management and Commercial Leasing among others. Grace is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK) and The Leasing Association of Kenya (LAK). She is currently pursuing an MSc in International Relations at USIU.

My Business

Grace is presently the head of Business Development in one of Kenya’s leading leasing companies (Rivieres Finance Limited). She was previously at VAELL where she joined as a graduate trainee and grew to be a Regional Relationship Manager in a span of six months. She was tasked to handle among others; government leasing, credit and marketing. Prior to this, she worked as an Executive Assistant of the Director of Development & Corporate Affairs at The National Museums of Kenya where she established herself as a self-starter and a leader.

Loan Proposal

I will buy more stock including households supplies that run out of stock hence ensuring steady supply for my clients. I will also use the loan to pay for online ads for the accounts i have on Facebook, Jiji & Instagram.

The loan will also help in paying for item deliveries, airtime and shipping charges for items that need to be shipped.

Income Source

I have 2 sources of income. My job where i'm employed as a marketer and get paid monthly and my business which is still growing. As a result, getting money to pay is not a big problem.

In regards to stability, i can say that both my job and business are stable especially because i work both from home and online.

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  • Mark Weir    Jun 24, 2020

    Grace paid her loan back early and it has been a pleasure to help in a small way in furthering her business venture. Would certainly invest again.

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  • Margaret    Nov 4, 2019

    The loan was paid back quickly!

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Lenders

Kurtis Miller

Kelowna, BC,  Canada

Babbitt Family Foundation

Sioux Falls, SD,  United States

Paul Buchheit

Mountain View,  United States

E

Eva

United States

Loan Info

Disbursed amount

$153.83

Date disbursed

Apr 21, 2021

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

1 week

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: 5% of $153.83 = $7.69

Credit risk payment: $15.38

Optional expediting fee: $30.76

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