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2007 Citi Microentrepreneur of the Year Awards

National Awardee, Maunlad Category

Henry Bayaua

After several years as a helper in metal crafts enterprises in San Manuel, Isabela, Henry Bayaua formed his own agricultural equipment business named Henrico Metal Craft. Henry’s enterprise manufactures agricultural equipment such as rice threshers, kuliglig, and trailers. He used his initial loan from First Isabela Cooperative Bank (FICO Bank) to purchase new tools and equipment to boost his production. Henry provides livelihood to 15 regular employees and has recently opened a branch in Libertad, Cagayan.Continue reading