Eero Hintsanen graduated from the School of Goldsmithing at the Lahti Institute of Design in 1998. During his time in education he also spent one year studying jewellery design in Germany. Hintsanen founded his own eponymous company in 1999. In addition to participating at exhibitions both in Finland and abroad, he collaborates with fashion designers to create unique projects.
Applying his traditional skills as a Master Goldsmith, Hintsanen works mainly with gold and silver and is influenced by his surroundings, from his childhood years in the Finnish countryside to urban cultures encountered on his travels.