A Philosophy

Elite is the world’s leading model management and talent discovery network, with a presence that spans across the globe.

Since its creation in 1972, Elite has been the driving force behind industry icons such as Cindy Crawford, Stephanie Seymour, Linda Evangelista, Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, Tatjana Patitz, Iman, Yasmin Le Bon, Diane Kruger, Gisele Bundchen, Alessandra Ambrosio, Lara Stone, etc., elevating their notoriety on an international level via significant career triumphs.

Elite World's current talent roster includes top models such as, but not limited to: Kendall Jenner, Sigrid Agren, Izabel Goulart, Kasia Struss, Anna Jagodzinska, Crystal Renn, Bruna Tenorio, Ji Hye Park, Nina Agdal, Daiane Conterato, Kinga Rajzak, etc., and numerous emerging stars such as Cindy Bruna, Natalie Westling, Nastya Sten, Maria Borges, Vittoria Ceretti, Ysaunny Brito, Molly Bair, Josephine Le Tutour, Zoe Huxford, Olivia David and Jessica Burley amongst others.

The men's division manages top male models including, but not limited to: Tony Ward, Roch Barbot, Patrick Petitjean, Yuri Pleskum, Paul Boche, Wouter Peelen, Abiah Hostvedt, Bastiaan Van Gaalen, RJ King, Benjamin Eidem, Matt Bell, Baptiste Radufe, Dae Na, Abel Van Oeveren, Andre Bona, Xavier Buestel, Felix Hermans, Mihai Bran, etc.

As leaders in the discovery of new talent, Elite has organised the largest model search of its kind for over three decades. Annually, the Elite Model Look contest attracts thousands of participants from all over the globe, ensuring the network's legacy of unearthing and nurturing potential supermodels.

Today, Elite continues to pride itself on providing long term career strategies, connecting its models with leading global luxury and fashion brands. It embraces innovative types of management that elevate our talents beyond the traditional modeling career, allowing both company and talent to becoming game changers in the ever-evolving marketplace.