Bishop Kaisamari Hintikka is the third bishop of Espoo Diocese, which was founded in 2004. Kaisamari Hintikka was consecrated as bishop on 10th February 2019 in Espoo Cathedral.
Doctor of Theology, University of Helsinki in 2001.
Ordained on November 15, 2009 in the Diocese of Helsinki.
In 2011-2018 she worked in Geneva, where she served from August 2012 as Director of the Department for Theology and Public Witness of the Lutheran World Federation and as Deputy Secretary for Ecumenical Affairs. Before moving to Switzerland, he worked as an executive secretary for the Finnish Lutheran Church’s Foreign Affairs Department.