Ares Concepts. Australian Police Veteran owned and operated business.

Providing Training and Consultancy services to Security/Law Enforcement and the Private Security Industry. We specialise Protective Security Operations mentoring Expatriate, Local National and Third Country Nationals to fulfil operational security roles in country. We have tailored programs for working in hostile and permissive environments. Our services represent worlds best practice. Ares Concepts personnel are former Australian Police Tactical Operators with global experience.


Andrew – ‘Consultant’

’35 Years of Expertise in Government and Corporate Environments’

Andrew has a wealth of experience both operational and managerial in his former policing career and currently in the private sector. This mix of skills, knowledge and experience is invaluable and why ARES Concepts engages Andrew for his consult and input in meeting our clients needs. 

Scott – ‘Consultant’

’15 Years Experience in Government and Corporate Environments’

Scott is a former New South Wales Police Detective with 15 years service including tactical operations, dignitary protection, close personal protection, witness security and tactical training. Scott is an accomplished practitioner of Protective Security.

Simon Grieves –  Proprietor

’35 Years in both Government and Corporate Environments’

Proprietor of Ares Concepts overseeing quality assurance, service and management. An Australian Police Veteran and now an accomplished Security Consultant, Trainer and Operator. Simon continues to work in hostile environments and emerging democracies. He is the proud recipient of the following awards;

  • National Medal
  • National Police Service Medal
  • Western Australia Police Service Medal (with 15 year clasp)

and is a Associate Fellow, Australian Vocational Education & Training Professionals Association.