We've got 1 definition »

What does GESMBH stand for? 

What does GESMBH mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: GESMBH.

Filter by: Sort by:PopularityAlphabeticallyCategory

Gesellschaft Mit Beschränkter Haftung

International » German

Rate it:

What does GESMBH mean?

Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung [ɡəˈzɛlʃaft mɪt bəˌʃʁɛŋktɐ ˈhaftʊŋ], abbreviated GmbH [ɡeːʔɛmbeːˈhaː] in Germany and as Ges.m.b.H. in Austria, means "company with limited liability". This is a common type of legal entity in both countries as well as in Switzerland, where it is equivalent to a société à responsabilité limitée, and Liechtenstein. It is an entity broadly equivalent to the private limited company in the United Kingdom and many Commonwealth countries, and the limited liability company (LLC) in the United States. The name of the GmbH form emphasizes the fact that the owners (Gesellschafter, also known as members) of the entity are not personally liable or credible for the company's debts. GmbHs are considered legal persons under German, Swiss, and Austrian law. Other variations include mbH (used when the term Gesellschaft is part of the company name itself), and gGmbH (gemeinnützige GmbH) for non-profit companies. The GmbH has become the most common corporation form in Germany because the AG (Aktiengesellschaft), the other major company form corresponding to a stock corporation, was much more complicated to form and operate until recently.

see more »

Discuss these GESMBH abbreviations with the community:


    Know what is GESMBH? Got another good explanation for GESMBH? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Still can't find the acronym definition you were looking for? Use our Power Search technology to look for more unique definitions from across the web!


    Use the citation options below to add these abbreviations to your bibliography.


    "GESMBH." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 9 Dec. 2023. <https://www.abbreviations.com/GESMBH>.

    Browse Abbreviations.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!


    The ultimate acronym test

    • A. Idiopathic Care Unit
    • B. Intensive Care Unit
    • C. Incremental Cost-Utility
    • D. Idiopathic Cystitis Ultrasound


    Share an image of GESMBH


    Hearing impaired tip:

    Sign language

    How do you say GESMBH in ASL sign language fingerspelling?