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 through significant career triumphs.

Elite World's current talent roster includes top models such as, but not limited to: Adriana Lima, Malgosia Bela, Sigrid Agren, Liu Wen, Cara Delevingne, Lindsey Wixson, Caroline Trentini, Fei Fei Sun, Catherine McNeil, Cora Emmanuel, Kendall Jenner, Behati Prinsloo, Ming Xi, Caroline Brach Nielsen, Arlenis Sosa, Hana Jirickova, Michaela Kocianova, Maud Welzen and numerous emerging stars such as Nastya Sten, Sasha Luss, Vittoria Ceretti, Alexandra Elizabeth Ljadov and Harleth Kuusik.

The men's division manages top male models including Benjamin Eidem, Tobias Sorensen, Armando Cabral, Cedric Bihr, Matt Bell and Mark Cox.

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 become gamechangers in the ever-evolving marketplace.