"– I'm sorry if anyone has taken offense at, write Per Sigvardsson in an email to Aftonbladet."
"After the derogatory comment about Greta Thunberg on Facebook Per Sigvardsson had it hot on the ears. On social media, readers as well as customers raged over the treatment of the 16-year-old environmental activist. "
"Per Sigvardsson defending his Facebookinlägg with his account been hijacked. "
"the Chain store XXL also made a formal statement in which it noted that the Per Sigvardssons facebook account been hacked between 8 and 9 april this year. A police report was drawn up and the internal IT procedures would be reviewed, to prevent that any other manager in the company would be subjected to the same intrusion. "
"But Aftonbladet can reveal that the head of the company written negative reviews about other public figures long before these dates. A number of screenshots from 2018, 2017 and 2019 testify about the aggressive attacks on both journalists as politicians. "
"finance Minister Magdalena Andersson described as a ”witch”, Stefan Löfven as an ”idiot” and journalists as ”communists” and ”illiterate”. "
"When Aftonbladet e-mails over a couple of examples, explains Per Sigvardsson that they are formulated in the heat of the moment, before he got his position as a business executive:"
"”the Examples you sent are two of the many private posts I made on my Facebook page before I was a more public person in Sweden. When I look through my historical flow, I can say that these are not representative of my behavior online”. "
"He maintains, however, still have to post about Greta Thunberg not written by him personally. "
"”The offensive remarks on the external forums from april, as you noted are not written by me but by someone else, as I have had my account hijacked, something that's been reported to the police.”"
"despite that, he chooses to apologize to the people who have been badly affected by the Facebookinläggen:"
"”I am sorry if anyone has taken offense at these posts and will in future continue to be careful and more nuanced in how I express myself even in a private context online,” he writes in the email to Aftonbladet."