Ares Concepts. Australian Police Veteran owned and operated business.

Providing Training and Consultancy services to Government Law Enforcement Agencies, NGO’s and the Private Security Industry. We specialise in Protective Security Operations, mentoring Expatriate, Local National and Third Country Nationals to fulfil operational security roles in country. We have tailored courses and can design programs for working in hostile and permissive environments. Our services represent worlds best practice.


Simon Grieves –  ‘Business Proprietor’

’35 Years in both Government and Corporate Environments’


Simon served18 years as a Police Officer of which he spent predominantly in Counter Terrorism and Tactical Operations. Now he has established himself as a respected Trainer and Consultant in the private sector. He has trained security and law enforcement personnel all over the world and is the Proprietor of Ares Concepts.

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.

Tony – ‘Consultant’

‘Major crimes squad – state protection unit’

Remaining true to our mandate, we welcome Tony to the team. An accomplished former State Police Officer serving in Major Crime Squad Units and as a Commander in the State Protection Unit, a career spanning 35 years. Tony brings additional operational management to our overall capability and service.