ASA Microfinance Sierra Leone Limited (ASA Sierra Leone) was incorporated under The Companies Act, No. 05 of 2009 with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Sierra Leone, in May 2015 (Registration No. C.F. 001537). At the same time the company obtained the “Certificate of Business Registration” under The Business Registration Act, No. 18/2007 (CBR/12 No. 0005762).
ASA Sierra Leone is a subsidiary of ASA International, one of the world’s largest international microfinance institutions.
ASA Sierra Leone started operations in 2016.
Reducing poverty by improving the lives of the underprivileged with a key focus on female entrepreneurs.
We have a strong commitment to financial inclusion and socioeconomic progress.
Providing microfinance loans for business purpose to low-income entrepreneurs with the objective to improve financial inclusion and realise socioeconomic progress. Our loans provide an alternative to low income entrepreneurs without access to credit from traditional banks. We provide these loans using the ASA Model. The ASA Model was introduced by Md. Shafiqual Haque Choudhury, co-founder of ASA International, who sadly passed away in February 2021. Read more about our co-founder and tributes to his contribution here.