Mika Lintilä became ESM Governor for Finland following his appointment as Minister of Finance on 6 June 2019. Previously, he served as Minister of Economic Affairs (from December 2016 to June 2019). He has been a Member of Parliament since 1999. He was Chair of the Regional Council of Central Ostrobothniar from 2001 to 2005.
Mr Lintilä is a Bachelor of Administrative Sciences.