Infosys co-founder buys two properties for Rs 76 crore in Bengaluru
Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalkrishnan has purchased two apartments in Bengaluru’s Koramangala district for Rs 76 crore, according to documents obtained from property portal Zapkey.
Gopalkrishnan, now chairman of Axilor Ventures, which invests in early stage startups, bought the two properties in Koramangala 3rd Block. The neighbourhood is known as the Billionaire’s Paradise and includes residents like Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani, Narayana Health founder Devi Shetty and the Bansals of Flipkart.
A property measuring 10,162 sqft was bought by Gopalakrishnan’s SGK Investment Trust from Bikaner House Ltd, as per the documents. The capital value was Rs 39,363 per sqft, translating into a sale price of Rs 40 crore. It was registered in June. The other property, worth Rs 36 crore, was transacted in April. It is 9,600 sqft, and the seller is Joseph Thomas.