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's current talent roster includes top models such as, but not limited to: Adriana Lima, Kendall Jenner, Josephine Skriver, Liu Wen, Vittoria Ceretti, Adut Akech, Caroline Trentini, Jasmine Sanders, Sigrid Agren, Constance Jablonski, Alana Zimmer, Ming Xi, Joséphine Le Tutour, Nastya Sten, Alisa Ahmann, Ysaunny Brito, Greta Varlese, Julia Banas, Sara Grace, Ruth Bell, Faretta, Birgit Kos, Nina Marker, Yasmin Wijnaldum, Mayowa Nicholas, Lea Julian, Anne Catherine Lacroix and numerous emerging stars such as Alexandra Micu, Blesnya, Masha Skokova, Sarah Brannon, Matea Brakus, Chu Wong, Julia Merkelbach, Yoon Young Bae, HoYeon Jung, Anyelina, Natalia Montero, amongst others.

The Men's Division manages top male models such as Alessio Pozzi, Ton Heukels, Alexandre Cunha, Janis Ancens, Finnlay Davis, Marlon Texeira, Erik Van Gils, Nathan Westling, Tobias Sorensen, Jin Da Chuan, Serge Rigvava, Ben Allen, Tim Schuhmacher, Rogier Bosschaart, Benjamin Eidem, Victor Nylander, RJ King, Roberto Sipos, Matthew Noszka, Alexis Petit, Tommy Hackett, Andre Bona and up-coming stars such as Federico Spinas, Giacomo Cavalli, Dominic Augustin, Don Lee, Wellington Grant, Davidson Obbenebo, Christopher Einla, amongst others.

As leaders in the discovery of new talent, Elite has organized 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 gamechangers in the ever-evolving marketplace.