Mami Wata is a premium African surf lifestyle brand with a mission to be a creative force for good on the African continent. Founded in Cape Town, South Africa, in 2017, the brand manufactures its full premium range of apparel, accessories and surf boards in Africa.
The name“Mami Wata” is West African pidgin English literally meaning ‘Mama Water’. From Madagascar to Morocco, Liberia to Mozambique, Mami Wata is the African water spirit who appears in the form of a mermaid with a serpent.
The brand delivers on its mission to be a creative force for good on the continent by manufacturing in Africa, supporting African surf therapy organisations and strengthening African surf tourism.
Mami Wata is a global company based out of South Africa, with the team working out of the USA, UK and South Africa.