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’s current talent roster includes top models such as, but not limited to: Kendall Jenner, Adriana Lima, Liu Wen, Hoyeon Chung, Yoon Young Bae, Mayowa Nicholas, Birgit Kos, Faretta, Ruth Bell, Yasmin Wijnaldum, Vittoria Ceretti, Adut Akech, Nina Agdal etc. and numerous emerging stars such as Mona Tougaard, Alberte Mortensen, Nina Marker, Sara Grace, Kaila Wyatt, Blesnia Minher.

The men's division manages top male models including Tobias Sørensen, Mark Cox, Paul Boche, Nathan Westling, Matt Woodhouse, Arthur Keller, Florian Van Bael, Fernando Cabral, Filip Hrivnak, Finnlay Davis, Erik Van Gils, Jinn Dachuan, Serge Rigvava and new rising talent rooster Kasper Peppink.

As leaders in the discovery of new talent, Elite has organized the largest model search of its kind for over four 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.