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, and Lara Stone, 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, Izabel Goulart, Adriana Lima, Anna Jagodzinska, Birgit Kos, Faretta, Ruth Bell, Yasmin Wijnaldum, Vittoria Ceretti, Duckie Thot, Aira Ferreira, Molly Bair, Josephine Le Tutour and numerous emerging stars such as Adut Akech, Saffron Vadher, Sara Grace Wallerstedt, Lea Julian and Yoon Young Bae amongst others.

The men's division manages top male models including, but not limited to: Patrick Petitjean, Josh Beech, Paul Boche, Benjamin Eidem, Nathan Westling, Wouter Peelen, Matthew Noszka, Finnlay Davis, Ashton Gohil, Xavier Buestel, Christopher Einla and Jeenu Mahadevan.

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 modelling career, allowing both company and talent to becoming game changers in the ever-evolving marketplace.